Ahlström Collective Impact invests over EUR 1 million in the welfare of children

Drawings made by migrant children at UNICEF´s Child Friendly Spaces in a migration reception center in Darien, Panama.

In partnership with UNICEF Finland, Ahlström Collective Impact (ACI) has invested over EUR 1 million in the welfare of children. ACI made an investment of EUR 770,000 into UNICEF’s global education program in 2022. In addition, the ACI network has raised nearly EUR 300,000 for children in Ukraine.

ACI is an internationally recognized network that unites public and private companies, foundations, shareholders, and employees to act together with UNICEF Finland for greater impact. The ACI network boosts the realization of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and investments are directed to UNICEF programs that support annually selected SDGs.

ACI was initiated by the Eva Ahlström Foundation in 2020. At present, the network members are Antti Ahlström Perilliset, Ahlström Capital, Ahlström Invest, Ahlstrom-Munksjö, Avain Yhtiöt, Destia, Detection Technology, Enics, Glaston, M&J Recycling, Suominen, the Eva Ahlström Foundation, and the Walter Ahlström Foundation. Detection Technology became a member in early 2022.