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ADM Donation to Aid in Alberta Wildfire Relief

05/26/2016

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today announced a 130,000 Canadian dollar donation to the Canadian Red Cross to help provide disaster relief to those impacted by the ongoing wildfires in Alberta, Canada.

“ADM has extensive milling and oilseed procurement and processing operations and nearly 900 colleagues in Canada, and we want to do our part to help our neighbors rebuild the Alberta communities devastated by these powerful wildfires,” said Mark Bemis, president, North America for ADM.

The donations were 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

For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we’re one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with more than 32,300 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes 428 crop procurement locations, 280 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 39 innovation centers and the world’s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com.

Archer Daniels Midland Company
Media Relations
Jackie Anderson
312-634-8484
media@adm.com