Companies are matching employees donations
Schneider Electric, Siemens, and LEDtronics recently donated to the relief
efforts for the victims of last month’s tsunami in the pacific. Schneider
will make a $1 million cash gift to support emergency relief efforts in the
hardest hit areas in India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and Thailand, donate $1 million
worth of electrical equipment and drinking water supply systems, and match employees
donations up to $1 million.
Siemens has made an initial pledge of $1 million Euros and will match all donations
from its employees worldwide. LEDtronics also offered to match employee donations
and raised $5,000 for the Red Cross tsunami relief.