Central Ohio Candle Maker Crafting Face Shields

Apr 15, 2020

Alene employee Ken Wiechert assembles a face shield.
Credit Alene Candles

A New Albany-based candle maker is producing face shields to donate to the region's health care providers. Alene Candles says it's assembling 40,000 face shields to give to Columbus-area first responders and health care facilities. 

The company is producing another 40,000 at its New Hampshire location. Any central Ohio health care workers and facilities can request face shields by email at