SAN FRANCISCO - January 13, 2010
To help victims of the earthquake in Haiti, Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) said today it is contributing $100,000 to the American Red Cross disaster relief fund to assist with recovery efforts.
“On behalf of all our 280,000 team members I want to express our sympathy for the victims and their families of this major earthquake,” said Wells Fargo’s Chairman and CEO John Stumpf. “We have a substantial number of team members and customers in Florida and throughout the East Coast with families in Haiti. As Haiti continues to assess the damage from this horrifying disaster, we want to do what we can to support relief efforts.”
Customers can make donations to the American Red Cross by visiting http://www.redcross.org.
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