The Estée Lauder Corporations (ELC) has introduced its COVID-19 Aid Assist Plan — and it contains producing one of many world’s most-needed merchandise, hand sanitizer. The corporate says it has reopened its manufacturing facility in Melville, NY, to do that. See the Instagram publish beneath.
Right here is the official assertion:
“The Estée Lauder Corporations is proud to contribute to the broader COVID-19 reduction efforts by reopening our Melville manufacturing facility this week to provide hand-sanitizer for high-need teams and populations, together with front-line medical employees. We’re grateful to our staff who’ve labored tirelessly to make this attainable. Compensated, worker volunteers will help this important, significant effort.”
ELC additionally said that it hopes to assist “ease the associated financial hardships confronted by the communities wherein we dwell and work,” and “has made contributions to help the well-being of our world communities.”
ELC has supplied a grant to assist set up The NYC COVID-19 Response & Impact Fund, administered by the New York Group Belief.
A number of philanthropic companions are coming collectively to assist on this joint effort to deal with the present coronavirus well being disaster, ELC states. The brand new $75 million fund will present vital help for New York Metropolis’s important social companies and cultural group organizations.
ELC and its company basis, The Estée Lauder Corporations Charitable Basis, have additionally supplied funding to the next organizations:
- A $2 million grant was awarded to Docs With out Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières to help their continued life-saving work world wide in under-resourced and extremely impacted nations.
- In China, over $800,000 was awarded to reduction efforts. Funds will help the Crimson Cross Society of China, Shanghai Charity Basis and Give2Asia. Moreover, $1.four million value of in-kind donations have been supplied to the China Girls’s Growth Basis to help entrance line medical employees.
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