ADM Commits $1 Million to Aid COVID-19 Response
USAgNet - 03/30/2020
ADM announced it is has committed a total of approximately $1 million to various organizations involved in the fight against COVID-19.
The contributions include commitments to the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund for the World Health Organization (powered by the United Nations Foundation), various regional and local charities focusing on COVID-19 in the areas where ADM
operates, and matches to ADM employee contributions to COVID-19 relief and mitigation.
"This is a moment to step up for humanity," said Elizabeth Cousens, President and CEO of the UN Foundation. "And I thank ADM for their generous contribution to the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund. Their donation puts a stake in the ground for what
is most important -- coming together, in solidarity, against a virus that affects us all."
ADM also has available funds for employees who have been adversely affected in this difficult time under its Colleague Emergency Fund, which provides grants to colleagues facing unusual and severe financial strain due to sudden crises outside of their control.