$1.6 Million Given to ``Employees' Favorite Charities''; Local ExxonMobil Employees Set Campaign Record.
FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 9, 2003
ExxonMobil is pleased to announce today that its employees and companies in the Metropolitan D.C. area have raised a record $1.6 million for non-profits during its recently concluded "Employees' Favorite Charities Campaign."
"We are extremely proud of our employees continued commitment to invest in the communities where we live and work," said Charlie Maguire, 2003 ExxonMobil Employees' Favorite Charities Campaign Co-Chair, and Vice President of Engineering, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company. "Our employees understand the impact our support has on many local organizations during a critical time of need."
Employees personally contributed $1,181,270 to help support their favorite non-profit organizations. The ExxonMobil Employees' Favorite Charities Campaign provided employees with the opportunity to give to any charity with 100% of their contribution going to their designated charity.
Exxon Mobil Corporation also provided a corporate contribution of $405,000 that will be distributed to 157 local health and human services non-profit organizations based on aggregate donations from employees. (Alphabetical listing of these organizations follows.)
The ExxonMobil family has a long history of supporting community groups and educational organizations in the greater Washington area, not only with contributions and grants to targeted organizations, but also with thousands of employees and retirees who volunteer their time and talent to local non-profits.
Organizations receiving checks ranging from $250 to $23,655 American Cancer Society, Northern Virginia Region A Woman's Choice AAA Women for Choice Abused and Homeless Children's Refuge (Alternative House) Action in Community Through Service of Prince William, Inc. African American Women's Resource Center ALIVE!, Inc. ALS Association Alzheimer's Association, National Capital Area Chapter American Diabetes Association, Washington, DC Area American Heart Association, Northern Virginia American Lung Association of Maryland, Inc. (ALA) American Red Cross of the National Capital Area American Red Cross of the National Capital Area in Montgomery County American Red Cross, Alexandria Chapter American Red Cross, Arlington County Chapter ARC of Northern Virginia Arlington Community Temporary Shelter, Inc., The (TACTS) Arlington-Alexandria Coalition for the Homeless, Inc. Arthritis Foundation, Metropolitan Washington Chapter Assist Crisis Pregnancy Center Big Brothers Big Sisters of the National Capital Area Black Student Fund Boy Scouts of America, National Capital Area Council, The Breast Cancer Foundation, The Susan G. Komen Brethren Nutrition Program Cancer Research Foundation of America Carenet Pregnancy Resource Center Carpenter's Shelter Catholic Charities of Arlington Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington Central Union Mission Centreville Volunteer Fire Department Cerebral Palsy Ability Center (CPAC) Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation Children's Food and Care Fund Children's Hospital Foundation of Washington, DC Committee To Help Others, Inc. Community Ministry of Montgomery County Community of Hope, Inc. Concerned Black Men, Inc., Washington, DC Chapter Covenant House Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America Cystic Fibrosis Foundation DC Central Kitchen DC Learns Diabetes National Institute, Inc. Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation, The Disabled American Veterans Charitable Services Trust ECHO (Every Citizen Has Opportunities) Epilepsy Foundation of the Chesapeake Region Episcopal Center for Children, The Fairfax Area Christian Emergency and Transitional Services, Inc. (FACETS) Fairfax CASA (formerly CASA of Fairfax) Fairfax FISH, Inc. Fairfax Partnership for Youth, Inc. Fairfax Volunteer Fire Department Falls Church Community Services Council, Inc. Family and Child Services of Washington, D.C., Inc. (F&CS) Family Tree, Inc. Fanquier Family Shelter Services Flicker of Hope Foundation Food & Friends Food for Others, Inc. Friends of Tyler School Georgetown University Jimmy L. Hewlett Lung Cancer Research Fund Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services, Inc. Good Shepherd Preschool Gospel Rescue Ministries of Washington, DC Habitat For Humanity Hartwood Foundation, Inc. Hebrew Home of Greater Washington Herndon-Reston FISH, Inc. Holy Family Emergency Assistance Program Home For The Aged the Little Sisters of the Poor Hospice Foundation of America Hospice of Northern Virginia, Inc. House of Ruth INOVA Health System Foundation Inova VNA Home Health Care IONA Senior Services Islamic-American Zakat Foundation Jesus House, Soup Kitchen & Clothing Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, Inc., The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International-Capitol Chapter Kidney Foundation of the National Capital Area, National Knights Of Virginia Assisting The Retarded (KOVAR) La Clinica del Pueblo Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, The Lift Me Up Loaves & Fishes, St. Stephens and the Incarnation Lorton Community Action Center (LCAC) Loudoun Interfaith Relief, Inc. Loudoun Literacy Council, Inc. Lupus Foundation of Greater Washington Lutheran Social Services of the National Capital Area, Inc. (LSS/NCA) Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Mid-Atlantic, Inc. March of Dimes National Capital Area Martha's Table/McKenna's Wagon McLean Bible Church - Building For Life Meals on Wheels of No. VA Miriam's Kitchen Montgomery Hospice Society, Inc. My Sister's Place National Childhood Cancer Foundation National Multiple Sclerosis Society National Capital Chapter (MS) National Prostate Cancer Coalition Fund, Inc. No. VA Fellowship of Christian Athletes Northern Virginia AIDS Ministry Northern Virginia Family Service Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program Northern Virginia Training Center - Parents and Associates Oakwood Services International Occoquan-Woodbridge-Lorton Voluteer Fire Department Orphan Foundation of America (OFA) Pathway Homes, Inc. Pilgrimage Outreach Center Planned Parenthood Association of Metropolitan Washington, DC Planned Parenthood Foundation Rainbow Christian Services Reston Interfaith, Inc. Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, D.C., Inc. Saint Mark's Christian Formation Center Salvation Army - Alexandria, The Salvation Army - District of Columbia, The Salvation Army - Fairfax, The Salvation Army - Loudoun County, The Sanctity of Life Ministries SERVE, Inc. Shanti, Inc. Shelter House, Inc. Sickle Cell Disease Association of Greater Washington, Inc. SIDS Alliance of the Mid-Atlantic Silver Spring Community Vision So Others Might Eat, Inc. (SOME) Spastic Paraplegia Foundation Special Olympics Special Olympics Virginia, Inc. St. Ann's Infant and Maternity Home St. Martins - After School for Kids Program Stepping Stones Shelter, Inc. Suited for Change The Brady Urological Institute Development Office Fund for Johns Hopkins Medicine The House The Lamb Center Toys for Tots Foundation Transitional Housing BARN, Inc. United Methodist Family Services Washington Free Clinic, The Washington Regional Alcohol Program (WRAP) Western Fairfax Christian Ministries Whitman-Walker Clinic YMCA of Metropolitan Washington Youth for the Third Millenium
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