THE JEL SERT COMPANY
The Jel Sert Company, based in West Chicago, Ill., is a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of a variety of well-known food and beverage products. The company’s proprietary brands include Wyler’s, Wyler’s Light, Pop- Ice, Flavor-Aid, Fla-Vor-Ice, Royal, My*T*Fine, Otter Pops and Mondo, among others.
Jel Sert has been privately held since its founding in 1926. Our partnership began in 2008 and we continue to work together to promote awareness and sponsor advocacy programs on a national basis.
WHAT IS JEL SERT DOING TO HELP?
In 2008, Jel Sert began adding the gold ribbon and ACCO information to their Fla-Vor-Ice freezer pops packaging in support of the Gold Ribbons for Childhood Cancer Awareness cause. This campaign now extends across millions of packages of Fla-Vor-Ice, Otter Pops and Pop-Ice, inspiring childhood cancer advocacy and honoring those affected by the disease.
- They are active both on-line through social media and off-line at local events to provide support and keep people informed.
- Jel Sert provides funding for awareness programs, research and coping tools.
- Jel Sert hosted our first official Corporate Event using our take on our Signature Program, PJammin®. Click Here to learn more.
TAKE A POP, SHARE A SMILE PROGRAM:
Increasing Quality of Life One Pop-at-a-Time!
One program that we are both particularly proud of is Take a Pop, Share a Smile, which we started in 2008 to help children across the U.S. cope with cancer and all that it brings to their lives.The program involves the donation of freezers and a continuous supply of Jel Sert’s well-known freezer pops to cancer treatment centers throughout the U.S.
If you are interested in receiving more information about the Take a Pop, Share a Smile program, nominating a local treatment center in your community to participate in the program, or enrolling the hospital or facility that you work for in the program, please complete the form below and an ACCO staff member will be in contact with you.
To view the dimensions of the freezer and for more information click HERE.
You may also email the Take a Pop, Share a Smile Program Coordinator, Andrea Wright, at Awright@acco.org for more information.