MAXIMUS Supports Tornado Relief Efforts in Oklahoma with Donation to the American Red Cross

  MAXIMUS Supports Tornado Relief Efforts in Oklahoma with Donation to the
  American Red Cross

Business Wire

OKLAHOMA CITY -- July 3, 2013

MAXIMUS (NYSE: MMS), a leading provider of government services worldwide,
announced today that the MAXIMUS Foundation has made a donation of $21,860 to
the American Red Cross to support its response to the devastating tornado that
hit Moore, Oklahoma.

“MAXIMUS conducts operations in Oklahoma City, just miles away from Moore,
Oklahoma. As soon as our employees heard about the tornado they quickly
donated to show support to the victims of this disaster," commented MAXIMUS
Foundation Chairman John F. Boyer. “The money raised is from employee
contributions, both locally and across the nation, and corporate matching
funds. We are glad to assist the victims by making this donation to the
American Red Cross.”

In Oklahoma, the American Red Cross has provided thousands in Moore, Shawnee
and other devastated communities with a safe place to stay, a warm meal,
relief supplies and emotional support. According to the American Red Cross,
and its partners, they have served 141,000 snacks and meals; distributed more
than 29,000 relief items like disaster clean-up kits; and provided over 6,300
health services and mental health checks. Shelters and relief centers are
still open for those displaced by the events.

“The American Red Cross is so grateful to MAXIMUS and its employees for your
generous gift to help the men, women and children of Oklahoma after the
devastating tornadoes last month,” said Linda Mathes, Chief Executive Officer
of the American Red Cross in the National Capital Region. “The Red Cross
continues to provide assistance and comfort with food, relief supplies, health
services and emotional support — we will be there for people in these
communities in the months ahead. This support makes a big difference in the
lives of many people.”


MAXIMUS is a leading health and human services administrator for governments
in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and Saudi Arabia. The
Company delivers administrative solutions to improve the cost effectiveness,
efficiency and quality of government-sponsored benefit programs, such as
Medicaid, Medicare, Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), Health
Insurance BC (British Columbia), as well as welfare-to-work and child support
enforcement programs across the globe. The Company's primary customer base
includes federal, provincial, state, county and municipal governments.
Operating under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People^®,
MAXIMUS has more than 8,800 employees worldwide. For more information, visit

About the American Red Cross

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to
victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches
skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports
military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit
organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American
public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.


Lisa Miles, 703-251-8637
Blake Travis, 703-251-8398
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