ExxonMobil increases flood relief support $1 million

ExxonMobil increases flood relief support to $1 million

5:37 AM, 30th August 2017
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IRVING, US: ExxonMobil Corporation (XOM) said that it is has increased its contribution from $500,000 to $1 million for the relief support and recovery efforts in Houston and other Gulf Coast communities impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

A contribution of $500,000 will be provided to the United Way of Greater Houston, which and follows an initial allocation of $500,000 for the American Red Cross.

"Our thoughts remain with our families, friends and neighbours in Houston and other communities impacted by flooding and other effects of Hurricane Harvey,” said Darren Woods, ExxonMobil chairman and CEO.

“We will continue to assess needs and to assist government authorities and disaster relief agencies in providing critical goods and services to those in need," added Woods.

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