Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) announced today a $100,000 monetary donation to assist with Typhoon Haiyan relief efforts in the Philippines. The donation will be made to Save the Children, an organization that is working at the impacted areas to provide needed support.
“We are deeply saddened by the devastation in the Philippines,” said Gregg Steinhafel, Chairman, President and CEO, Target. “We hope our donation to Save the Children will provide critical resources and relief to children and families in the Philippines as they recover from Typhoon Haiyan.”
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) serves guests at 1,919 stores – 1,797 in the United States and 122 in Canada – and at Target.com. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $4 million a week. For more information about Target’s commitment to corporate responsibility, visit target.com/corporateresponsibility.For more information, visit Target.com/Pressroom.