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Metropolitan D.C. Charities Receive $2.8 Million from ExxonMobil Employee Giving Program.

Annual Program Raises Record Amount for Local Community Organizations

FAIRFAX, Va. -- ExxonMobil's employees in the Metropolitan D.C. area raised more than $2.8 million for local community and charitable organizations during the 2010 Employees' Favorite Charities Campaign. The amount is another record level for the campaign, eclipsing last year's record-setting amount of $2.7 million. The campaign has raised nearly $19 million for organizations in the Metropolitan D.C. area since 2002.

"This is a significant achievement, especially in these tough economic times when funding for many worthy organizations has declined while demand for their services has increased," said Debra King, chair of the 2010 ExxonMobil Employees' Favorite Charities Campaign. "Once again, our employees have continued their proud tradition of giving in the communities where we live and work."

This year, employees donated to over 500 charities with nearly half qualifying for ExxonMobil's charitable matching program. As a result, 233 local non-profit organizations providing health and human services will receive contributions from ExxonMobil in addition to the individual donations made by employees.

ExxonMobil has a long history of supporting community groups and educational organizations in the greater Washington D.C. area, not only with contributions and grants, but also with thousands of employees and retirees who volunteer their time and talent.

Organizations receiving both individual employee and corporate matching contributions include:


A Wider Circle


A Woman's Choice


Action in Community Through Service of Prince William, Inc.


African American Women's Resource Center


Alice Ferguson Foundation/Hard Bargain Farm Environmental Center


ALIVE!, Inc.


Alternative House


Alzheimer's Disease & Related Disorders


Alzheimer's Family Day Center


American Cancer Society, Northern Virginia Region


American Diabetes Association


American Heart Association, Northern Virginia


American Institute For Cancer Research


American Red Cross of the National Capital Area


Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association (ALS)


Angel Flight


Arc of Northern Virginia


Arlington-Alexandria Coalition for the Homeless, Inc.


Arthritis Foundation, Metropolitan Washington Chapter


ASHA, Inc. (Asian Women's Self-help Association Inc)


Ashburn Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department


Assist Crisis Pregnancy Center


Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, Maryland/Greater Washington, DC Chapter, Inc.


Autism Speaks-National Capital Area


Bethesda Chevy Chase Rescue Squad


Big Brothers Big Sisters of the National Capital Area


Birthmother Ministries Inc.


Black Student Fund


Boy Scouts of America, National Capital Area Council, The


Bread for the City, Inc.


Breast Cancer Foundation, The Susan G. Komen


Burke Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department


Capital Area Food Bank


Capital Area Reach Program


Capital Hospice


Carenet Pregnancy Resource Center of Manassas and Warrenton


Carpenter's Shelter


Catholic Charities of Arlington


Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington


Catholic Relief Services


Center for Minority Studies (CMS)


Central Union Mission


Cerebral Palsy Ability Center (CPAC)


CHANGE Inc.


Childhelp Inc


Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation


Children's Food and Care Fund


Children's Hospital Foundation of Washington, DC


Children's Inn at NIH


Choroideremia Research Foundation


Christian Communities Group Homes Inc. (CCGH)


Cinderella Foundation


City Impact, Inc. (Day Break)


Coalition for Economic Empowerment


Committee to Help Others


Community Family Life Services (CFLS)


Concerned Black Men, Inc., Washington, DC Chapter


Covenant House


Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America


Cystic Fibrosis Foundation


DC Central Kitchen


Diabetes National Institute, Inc.


Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation, The


Disabled American Veterans


Divine Mercy Care


Door of Hope


Doorways for Women and Families


Down Syndrome Association of Northern Virginia


ECHO, Inc. (Ecumenical Community Helping Others)


Eddie's Club, Inc.


Emerging Scholars Program


Encore Theatrical Arts Project Inc


Epilepsy Foundation of the Chesapeake Region


Episcopal Center for Children, The


Expressive Therapeutic Movement (DanceAbilities)


Fairfax Area Christian Emergency and Transitional Services, Inc. (FACETS)


Fairfax CASA (formerly CASA of Fairfax)


Fairfax FISH, Inc.


Fairfax Volunteer Fire Department


Falls Church McLean Children's Center


Family Tree, Inc.


Fauquier Family Shelter Services


Fisher House Foundation


Flicker of Hope Foundation


Focus Foundation


Food & Friends


Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network, Inc. (formerly Food Allergy Network, Inc.)


Food for Others, Inc.


Friends of BBYO, Inc.


Georgetown University Jimmy L. Hewlett Lung Cancer Research Fund


Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital


Girls Incorporated of Washington DC Metropolitan Area


Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services, Inc.


Gospel Rescue Ministries of Washington, DC


Grace Oughton Cancer Foundation


Growing Hope


Guiding Eyes For The Blind


Habitat For Humanity


Habitat for Humanity-Prince William County


Herndon-Reston FISH, Inc.


Higher Achievement Program, Inc.


Hilda M. Barg Homeless Prevention Center


Hispanic Committee of Virginia


Holy Family Emergency Assistance Program


Home For the Aged The Little Sisters of The Poor


HOMESTRETCH


Hope and a Home


Hope Village Inc


Hospice Foundation of America


House of Ruth


Hunger Program at Fairfax Presbyterian Church


Inova Health System Foundation


Interfaith Works, Inc


Islamic Relief USA


Islamic-American Zakat Foundation


Jan's Tutoring House (Friends of Tyler School)


Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, Inc., The


Jewish Social Service Agency


Jill's House (Access Center)


Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International-Capital Chapter


Kents Foundation for Child Life


Kidney Foundation of the National Capital Area, National


King of Kings Lutheran Church and Preschool


KOVAR


La Clinica del Pueblo


Lab School of Washington


Laurel Center (Shelter for Abused Women)


Leesburg Volunteer Fire Department


Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, The


Legal Services of Northern Virginia, Inc.


Leukemia & Lymphoma Society


Life with Cancer at INOVA


Lift Me Up


LINK, Incorporated


Loaves & Fishes, St. Stephens and the Incarnation


Lorton Community Action Center (LCAC)


Loudoun Abused Women's Shelter (LAWS)


Loudoun Habitat for Humanity


Loudoun Interfaith Relief, Inc.


Loudoun Therapeutic Riding Foundation, 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.


Manna Food Center, Inc.


Manna, Inc.


Marcelino Pan y Vino


March of Dimes National Capital Area


Mariah Center (A Rose in Haste Inc)


Martha's Table/McKenna's Wagon


Matthew's Center for Visual Learning


McLean Virginia Stake-Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints


Meals on Wheels


Medical Care for Children Partnership Foundation


Miriam's Kitchen


My Sister's Place


N Street Village, Inc.


National Capital Lyme Disease Association


National Childhood Cancer Foundation


National MS Society


National Osteoporosis Foundation-Bone Disease


National Prostate Cancer Coalition Fund, Inc.


No. VA Fellowship of Christian Athletes


Northern Virginia AIDS Ministry


Northern Virginia Cool Cats Special Hokey


Northern Virginia Family Service


Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program


Northern Virginia Training Center - Parents and Associates


NOVACO Inc. (Northern Virginia Coalition)


Orphan Foundation of America (OFA)


Our Daily Bread Inc


Parkinson's Action Network Foundation


Pathway Homes, Inc.


Pilgrimage Outreach Center


PKD-Polycystic Kidney Disease Foundation


Planned Parenthood Association of Metropolitan Washington, DC


Planned Parenthood Foundation


Polaris Project


Preemies Today


Prevent Cancer Foundation


Project Healing Waters


Providence Baptist Preschool


Pulmonary Fibrosis Research Fund at John Hopkins


Rainbow Christian Services


Rebuilding Together Alexandria


Reston Interfaith, Inc.


Ron Brown Scholar Program


Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, D.C., Inc.


Route One Shalom Cooperative


Saint Mark's Christian Formation Center


Salvation Army - District of Columbia, The


Salvation Army - Fairfax, The


Salvation Army - Loudoun County, The


Sanctity of Life Ministries


Service Dogs of Virginia, Inc.


Shelter House, Inc.


Sheppard & Enoch Pratt Foundation


Sickle Cell Disease Association of Greater Washington, Inc.


SIDS Alliance of The Mid-Atlantic


Sleepy Hollow Preschool


So Others Might Eat, Inc. (SOME)


Soldiers Undertaking Disable Scuba Diving Inc


Spastic Paraplegia Foundation


Special Love, Inc


Special Olympics International, Inc.


Special Olympics Virginia, Inc.


Specially Adapted Resource Club (SPARC)


Spiritual Care Support Ministries, Inc.


St. Ann's Infant and Maternity Home


Starlight Starbright Children's Foundation


Stepping Stones Shelter, Inc.


Suited for Change


Tahirih Justice Center


The Brady Urological Institute Development Office Fund for Johns Hopkins Medicine


The House


The Lamb Center


The Lighthouse Shelter (Annapolis Area Ministries Inc.)


The Men's Home


Time to Fly Foundation


Toys for Tots Foundation


Transitional Housing BARN, Inc.


United Methodist Family Services


United Way of The National Capital Area


Virginia Smiles Inc.


Washington Middle School for Girls


Washington Regional Alcohol Program (WRAP)


Western Fairfax Christian Ministries


Whitman-Walker Clinic


Williams Syndrome Association


Yellow Ribbon Fund


YMCA of Metropolitan Washington


Young Life-Northwest Fairfax


Youth for Tomorrow


About Exxon Mobil Corporation

ExxonMobil, the largest publicly traded international oil and gas company, uses technology and innovation to help meet the world's growing energy needs. ExxonMobil holds an industry-leading inventory of resources, is the largest refiner and marketer of petroleum products, and its chemical company is one of the largest in the world. Globally, ExxonMobil provides funding to improve basic education, promote women as catalysts for development, and combat malaria and other infectious diseases in developing countries. In 2009, together with its employees and retirees, Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM), its divisions and affiliates, and ExxonMobil Foundation provided $235 million in contributions worldwide. Additional information on ExxonMobil's community partnerships and contributions programs is available at www.exxonmobil.com/community.
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