Chevron Contributes $1.5 Million to Typhoon Haiyan Relief Efforts
Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) announced today that it has contributed $1.5 million to the American Red Cross to provide disaster relief assistance to Philippine communities affected by Typhoon Haiyan.
“Chevron is committed to helping the people of the region begin to recover in the aftermath of this tragic event,” said Steve Green, Chevron vice president of Policy, Government and Public Affairs.” While Typhoon Haiyan has inflicted great damage to many local communities, we are certain that it will not break the spirit or resolve of the Philippine people.”
Chevron is one of the largest investors in the Philippines and has done business in country for more than 90 years. The company currently employs more than 1,600 employees and has operations in geothermal, gas to power, shared services and a fuels and lubricants business in the Philippines.