Apple Donates $2.5 Million for Hurricane Sandy Relief

Posted November 9, 2012 at 10:46pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 5107 views

Apple CEO Tim Cook announced to employees that the company has donated $2.5 million to the American Red Cross for Hurricane Sandy relief, according to an email obtained by 9to5Mac.

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Team,

For the past week, our thoughts have been with those affected by Hurricane Sandy and its aftermath. And Apple employees and customers the world over have raised millions of dollars toward the relief effort so far. But we can always do more.

That's why, on behalf of all our employees, Apple is making a donation of $2.5 million to the American Red Cross to benefit Hurricane Sandy relief. We hope this contribution will help families, businesses, and communities recover and rebuild.

Time Cook
November 8, 2012
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Apple has also begun accepting American Red Cross donations that will go to help those affected by Superstorm Sandy via iTunes.

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russelll - November 11, 2012 at 7:27pm
Only AFTER Apple's employees and customers donate, did Apple donate.

Not much of a leader are they?
Pineapple - November 11, 2012 at 6:23am
And pays $ 21millions to buy a stupid clock design. Wow!
Lumia1000 - November 10, 2012 at 4:20am
2.5million my asss
APPLE QUALITY - November 10, 2012 at 1:58am
I give the $ money $ personal to the people!!!! First food. Yo daria el $ dinero $ en persona a la gente!!!! Primero la comida.
Annoyed - November 10, 2012 at 1:34am
Then someway somehow. The money never makes it to the people. It eventually gets fraudently all sucked up. Thanks for the help. Long Island is still a dump. Just level it. Give the land back to the Indians.
Someone - November 11, 2012 at 6:20am
Agree.. Half the money likely end up in Red Cross' president pocket, and the other get "lost" in fees
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