Realogy Corp. says it will use its charitable foundation to raise funds for victims of the devastating earthquake that hit Haiti this week.
The Realogy Charitable Foundation will distribute funds raised by employees, sales associates, vendors and the general public directly to the American Red Cross International Response Fund.
"Our hearts go out to the people of Haiti, and we want to do all we can to support the international relief efforts in the wake of this natural disaster," said Richard A. Smith, president and CEO of Realogy, in a press release. "We invite all those who are able to donate to give whatever they can to help the American Red Cross provide the assistance that is so desperately needed."
To make a donation to the American Red Cross International Response Fund through the Realogy Charitable Foundation, click here or paste the following URL into your browser: http://www.events.org/realogycares.
This portal is a secure online donation system that allows any individual to use a credit card/debit card or electronic check.
The Realogy Charitable Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity. All gifts are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. Individuals should consult their tax professional to determine the amount they can claim as a tax-deductible contribution.
The American Red Cross said through Twitter that it has received $3 million in donations from members of the public who donated $10 by texting "haiti" to 90999. The Red Cross has pledged $10 million in aid to Haiti relief efforts.
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