Japan earthquake & tsunami - company contributions to humanitarian aid

Note: These are examples of significant company contributions through 16 Mar; not a comprehensive list.


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Building resilience to natural disasters: how businesses can help, Jill Chin, CSR Asia, 16 March 2011 [refers to: Google, Cisco, CH2M Hill, AMEC]


Georgia firm to give $1.2 million to quake relief, Associated Press, 11 March 2011 [refers to: Aflac]


Google Responds Rapidly To Japan Quake, Tsunami With Online Help, SearchEngineWatch.com, 11 March 2011


Bank of America Announces Support Following Devastating Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan, Business Wire, 12 March 2011


Molycorp Donates Aid to Japanese Quake and Tsunami Victims, Business Wire, 13 March 2011


Apple iTunes accepting Red Cross donations for Japan quake and tsunami relief, Los Angeles Times, 13 March 2011


Goldman Sachs to Donate ?500 Million to Japan Earthquake Relief Efforts, Newsy Stocks, 13 March 2011


Abbott Supports Relief Efforts in Japan, CSR wire, 14 March 2011


Service Provided by Google, Facebook, Twitter, Apple to Relieve Citizens of Japan Who are Interested in The Tsunami Affected, Business Area, 14 March 2011


Microsoft Pledges $2 Million In Japan Quake Aid, InformationWeek, 14 March 2011


Social Media Firms Play to Strength in Japan Fundraising, Portfolio, 14 March 2011 [refers to: Zynga, LivingSocial, Apple, Wal-Mart, UPS]


S'pore groups raising funds for Japan quake victims, Channel News Asia, 14 March 2011 [refers to: Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse, DBS, OCBC, UOB, Groupon Singapore, Yakiniku Daidomon]


American Express Company Contributes $100,000 to Japan Earthquake Relief and Refunds Discount Rate for Charitable Contributions, Business Wire, 14 March 2011


Amway to Donate $1.2 million to Support Tohoku Pacific Earthquake Victims and Recovery Efforts, PRNewswire, 14 March 2011


Caterpillar Pledges Money, Equipment for Relief Work In Japan, The Wall Street Journal, 14 March 2011


Medtronic Pledges $1 Million to Relief Efforts in Japan, Business Wire, 14 March 2011


Blue C Sushi and Boom Noodle To Donate to Japan Disaster Relief, Bellevue Patch, 14 March 2011


Western Union Responds to Japan Earthquake & Tsunami, Business Wire, 14 March 2011


Tech Giants Push Relief Efforts for Japan Earthquake, Jennifer LeClaire, Newsfactor.com, 14 March 2011 [refers to Microsoft, Apple, Vonage, Sprint Nextel, Verizon, AT&T]


Citizen Effect in Partnership with Twitpay Launch Japan Earthquake Relief Fund, Business Wire, 14 March 2011 [refers to Google]


Jefferies to Support Japan Earthquake / Tsunami Relief, Business Wire, 14 March 2011


Japan disaster: Convenience stores and Red Cross join forces on donations, Taipei Times, 15 March 2011 [refers to: 7-Eleven, FamilyMart]


JPMorgan Chase Commits $5 Million in Aid to Victims of Japan Earthquake, The Vancouver Sun, March 2011


Harman Launches Company-Wide Initiative for Japan Earthquake Relief, Business Wire, 15 March 2011


Fujitsu Network Communications Announces Support for Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami Relief, Business Wire, 15 March 2011


Spansion Contributes to Japan Earthquake Relief Efforts, PRNewswire, 15 March 2011


General Mills Pledges $650,000 to Disaster Relief in Japan, Newsky Stocks, 15 March 2011


Telus Donates Voice Calling (and more) to Aid Japan Relief Effort, Into Mobile, 15 March 2011


Samsung donates 100 mln yen for Japan's quake relief, Yonhap News Agency, 15 March 2011


Brands Step Up for Japan Relief Efforts, Barry Silverstein, BrandChannel, 15 March 2011 [refers to: Abbott and Abbott, Aflac, Amgen, AMR Corp, American Airlines, American Eagle, AT&T, Verizon, Apple, Bank of America, BMO Financial Group, Bank of Montreal, Boston Red Sox, Charles Schwab, Coca-Cola, Eli Lilly, General Electric, Goldman Sachs, Jefferies, Kraft, Levi Strauss, MasterCard, McDonald's, Medtronic, Merck, Microsoft, Morgan Stanley, Motorola, NEC Corporation, The New York Yankees, Novellus Systems, Procter & Gamble, Starbucks, Sun Life Financial, TD Bank, TELUS, UPS, Visa, Vonage, Zynga, Uniqlo, Honda, Nissan, Toyota, Mazda, Mitsubishi Electric, Sony, Panasonic, Amway, Kyocera, Namco Bandai, Sega, Namco Bandai, Brookstone, C&S Wholesale Grocers, Google, Twitter, Groupon, LivingSocial]


Phoenix businesses reach out to earthquake victims, Lynn Ducey, Phoenix Business Journal, 15 March 2011 [refers to: Boeing Co, Best Western, Cox Communications, AT&T, Verizon Wireless, Stingray Sushi, Social Venture Partners, Google]


ConocoPhillips Contributes to Japan Earthquake Disaster Relief Efforts, Business Wire, 15 March 2011


Japan Disasters May Have 'Fairly Large' Hoosier Impact, Inside Indiana Business, 16 March 2011 [Vectren Corp, Oglegree Deakins, ExactTarget, Chase, Fifth Third, Old National, PNC]






Groupon España se une a Cruz Roja con una campaña para ayudar a la población japonesa, Europa Press, 14 Marzo 2011


Fujitsu donará 100 millones de yenes para ayudar a la recuperación de Japón tras el terremoto, Europa Press, 14 Marzo 2011


Caja Rural de Toledo abre una cuenta solidaria para los damnificados por el terremoto de Japón, Europa Press, 14 Marzo 2011