Hunting PLC Donates $125,000 To New Danville

                 Hunting PLC Donates $125,000 To New Danville

  PR Newswire

  HOUSTON, June 11, 2013

HOUSTON, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hunting PLC announced that it has
presented a check in the amount of $125,000 to New Danville, a
self-sustaining, master-planned community dedicated to providing adults with
intellectual and developmental disabilities an opportunity to live, work, and
grow with their non-disabled peers.

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The gift was made as part of the oilfield services company's long-standing
tradition of supporting a single well-deserving, Texas-based charity through a
donation made on behalf of the Hunting Art Prize. It includes a direct
donation as well as a contribution from Hunting that matches the dollars
generated from the sale of art by finalists in the competition at the 2013
Hunting Art Prize gala, which was held on May 4 in Houston.

Marshall K. Harris' life-size graphite drawing "Round Up" B.F. Smith & Son
Saddlery Circa 1940-1942 won this year's $50,000 award, which is historically
one of the largest in North America for painting and drawing.

Announcement of Hunting's donation marks the second consecutive year the
company has supported New Danville, which encourages self-reliance and
autonomy by providing its residents with low-cost housing and access to
educational sessions and enrichment activities that teach basic life and job

Thanks to Hunting's contribution in 2012, the non-profit now serves more than
500 adults each week and will soon complete the construction of a
7,200-square-foot multi-use building, which will house woodshop activities and
provide seating for 140 during lunch.

"New Danville's work is inspirational to say the very least, and we couldn't
be more honored to support all that they are doing in our community to give
adults with disabilities a chance to live and thrive independently," said
Dennis Proctor, Chief Executive of Hunting PLC.

In addition to expanding its miniature horse therapy program and vegetable and
herb gardening activities, New Danville has also begun production of a range
of all-natural products – from body soaps and hand lotions to sea salts, sugar
scrubs, and lip balms. Sales of these items support the self-sustaining
operations of the community.

Kathy Sanders, Founder and President of New Danville, said, "It couldn't be
more rewarding to see the difference we are able to make in the lives of
others thanks to Hunting's generosity. From expanding our physical space to
growing our programs and services, their gifts have played – and will continue
to play – an important role in transforming the lives of the individuals we

About New Danville New Danville is a self-sustaining, master-planned community
where adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities can live, learn,
and work with their non-disabled peers. By bringing together like-minded
individuals through educational programs and enrichment activities, the
charitable organization provides a safe and caring environment that encourages
independence and personal growth. For further information, visit .

About Hunting PLC Hunting PLC is an international oil services company
providing support solutions to the world's largest oil and gas concerns.
Established in 1874, it is a fully listed public company, traded on the London
Stock Exchange. For further information, visit .

Contact: Shari King, +1-713-869-4939,
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