Samsung pledges 1 million USD in cash to aid “Yolanda” victims


With the current devastation and widespread inconvenience caused by super typhoon “Yolanda” (international name Haiyan), Samsung genuinely extends its sympathy and help to the people of the Philippines.

The tech giant has pledged 1 million USD in cash to assist in the recovery and rebuilding efforts on the areas affected by the super typhoon. This aid will be channeled through direct donations to the Philippine Red Cross, the ABS-CBN Foundation, and World Vision.

Moreover, Samsung Electronics Philippines (SEPCO) is sending employee volunteer groups to disaster stricken areas in the Philippines. The Samsung volunteer groups, who will be executing on-ground assistance to the people in need, are comprised of service engineers and employees from various departments.