The Coach Foundation Announces $2 Million Gift to Hurricane Sandy Relief
NEW YORK -- November 06, 2012
Coach, Inc. (NYSE: COH, SEHK: 6388), a leading marketer of modern classic
American accessories, today announced that the Coach Foundation would be
making a $2 million gift to Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. The gift will be
made to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund for relief and rebuilding
efforts in the Tri-State area in the wake of the hurricane.
In addition, the Company has made available its employee matching program and
will match employee contributions to the American Red Cross or to a qualified
relief organization of their choice.
“Our hearts go out to the countless number of people affected by the storm,”
said Lew Frankfort, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Coach, Inc. “Coach
was founded in New York in 1941 and this city has inspired, motivated and
shaped our brand. So many of us at Coach call the City and the surrounding
area home. We can’t replace what has been lost, but we want to help our
community repair and rebuild in the wake of this terrible storm.”
Coach, with headquarters in New York, is a leading American marketer of fine
accessories and gifts for women and men, including handbags, men’s bags,
women’s and men’s small leathergoods, weekend and travel accessories,
footwear, watches, outerwear, scarves, sunwear, fragrance, jewelry and related
accessories. Coach is sold worldwide through Coach stores, select department
stores and specialty stores, and through Coach’s website at www.coach.com.
Coach’s common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol
COH and Coach’s Hong Kong Depositary Receipts are traded on The Stock Exchange
of Hong Kong Limited under the symbol 6388.
Analysts & Media:
Andrea Shaw Resnick, 212-629-2618
SVP Investor Relations & Corporate Communications
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