ADM Donation to Aid in Hurricane Harvey Relief
CHICAGO, Aug. 30, 2017— Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:
ADM) announced today that it will donate up to $100,000 to the American Red
Cross to help provide relief to those affected by Hurricane Harvey. ADM will
make a $50,000 donation and will match an additional $50,000 of employee
contributions of $25 or more.
“Our thoughts are with the millions of people affected by Hurricane Harvey, and we commend the American Red Cross and many others who are helping families in the affected areas in Texas and Louisiana,” said Jennifer Ballinger, director, ADM Cares. “ADM is working with the Red Cross to help meet immediate relief efforts today and help communities with long-term recovery efforts.”
The donation was given through ADM Cares, 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.
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 approximately 32,000 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 250 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 38 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.
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