Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today a $50,000 donation to the American Red Cross to help provide relief to those affected by the tornado in Oklahoma.The company is also matching all employee contributions of $25 or more to the American Red Cross.
“Homes, schools and businesses were destroyed by this devastating tornado, and there is a lot of work to do to restore the Moore community,” said Mark Thrower, superintendent for ADM’s grain terminal in Enid. “ADM is proud to be an integral part of Oklahoma’s agriculture community with more than 125 employees here, and we want to do our part to help get everyone back on their feet.”
The donation was given through ADM Cares. ADM Cares is a social investment program that directs funds to initiatives and organizations that drive meaningful social, economic and environmental progress worldwide. The program comprises three distinct focus areas: supporting the responsible development of agriculture, improving the quality of life in ADM communities and fostering employee giving and volunteer activities.
About ADM in Oklahoma
ADM operates a flour mill and a grain terminal in Enid, Okla. as well as six grain elevators throughout the state. ADM employs 127 people in Oklahoma.
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