ExxonMobil Contributes to Tornado Recovery and Relief Efforts
IRVING, Texas -- May 21, 2013
Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) announced today it will donate $500,000 to
the American Red Cross to provide disaster relief assistance in response to
the recent tornadoes in Oklahoma and the southwest United States.
"We extend our heartfelt sympathies to all who have been impacted by the
devastating tornadoes," said Rex W. Tillerson, chairman and chief executive
officer. “It is our hope that our donation to the Red Cross will help in this
very difficult time.”
ExxonMobil’s donation is being directed to the American Red Cross Disaster
Relief Fund, which provides food, shelter, counseling and other assistance to
the victims of this disaster and thousands of other disasters across the
country each year.
ExxonMobil’s subsidiary, XTO Energy Inc., has a significant presence in
Oklahoma and has 250 employees in Oklahoma City, McAlester, Ardmore, Elk City,
Ringwood and Tyrone. ExxonMobil Chemical Company has a polypropylene films
manufacturing plant in Shawnee, Okla., which has 340 employees.
Exxon Mobil Corporation engages in a range of philanthropic activities that
advance education, health and science in the communities where it has
significant operations. In 2012, together with its employees and retirees,
ExxonMobil, its divisions and affiliates, and the ExxonMobil Foundation
provided $256 million in contributions worldwide. Additional information on
ExxonMobil’s community partnerships and contribution programs is available at
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