Paying it forward! Accelerate’s active lifestyle brand teamed up with‘s  brand to do some good for schools across America amid the coronavirus pandemic. On September 22, the partnership announced they donated 1.3 million disposable face masks to students and teachers in local school districts in 13 states.

“At Accelerate, we value our long-standing partnerships with our retail partners and wanted to show support for the schools in their communities with our face mask donation,” said Accelerate Chief Executive Officer David Parry.

LifeToGo and Performance Inspired worked hard to determine which schools in the selected cities could use the help most, and disposable 3-ply masks were handed out in Bentonville, Arizona, Boise, Idaho, Chicago, Illinois, Cincinnati, Ohio, Grand Rapids, Michigan, Lakeland, Florida, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Portland, Oregon, Quincy, Massachusetts, Rochester, New York, Salisbury, North Carolina, San Antonio, Texas and Woonsocket, Rhode Island.