Continental Resources Supporting Oklahoma Tornado Relief With $2.5 Million
OKLAHOMA CITY, May 21, 2013
OKLAHOMA CITY, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:
CLR) today announced it will donate $2.5 million to assist with the disaster
relief effort following two days of devastating tornadoes in central Oklahoma.
Continental is making a $1.0 million donation to the American Red Cross
Oklahoma Relief fund and plans to donate up to an additional $1.5 million to
be allocated as community needs are assessed.
"We're standing together with other Oklahomans affected by this tragedy," said
Harold Hamm, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "This is our home. Along
with the volunteer efforts and contributions of our employees, we want to do
what we can to rebuild our communities."
Continentalhas placeda direct donations link [upper right corner,
homepage]on its web site at www.clr.com, through which vendors, investors and
others may donate directly to the American Red Cross Oklahoma Relief to help
the victims of the May 19-20 tornadoes that devastated several communities
around Oklahoma City, especially the city of Moore.
About Continental Resources
Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE: CLR), based in Oklahoma City, is focused on
the exploration and production of onshore oil-prone plays and is a Top 10
independent oil producer in the United States. The Company has a long and
successful history of developing its industry-leading leasehold and production
in the nation's premier oil play, the Bakken of North Dakota and Montana, as
well as significant positions in Oklahoma in its recently discovered SCOOP
play and the Northwest Cana play. In 2013, the Company will celebrate 46
years of operation. Further information can be found at www.CLR.com
CONTACTS: Continental Resources, Inc.
Warren Henry Kristin Miskovsky
VP Investor Relations VP Public Relations
John J. Kilgallon
Director, Investor Relations
SOURCE Continental Resources
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