This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Old Navy Aids In The Continuing Recovery Of The Philippines

Old Navy announced today the donation of more than 100,000 articles of new clothing to the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan that hit the central and southern islands of the Philippines in November 2013.

“At Old Navy, we want to do more than sell clothes and we are committed to supporting the communities where we do business,” said Robert Frank, Executive Vice President, Old Navy International.

Old Navy is opening two new stores - its first ever franchise locations - in Metro Manila in March 2014 through franchise partner Stores Specialists, Inc. “It is indeed heartwarming to know of Old Navy’s plan to reach out to the victims of Typhoon Haiyan via the donation of clothing. We are grateful for their generosity and their desire to support the Philippine community in this way,” added Old Navy franchise partner Anthony Huang, Executive Vice President, Stores Specialist, Inc.

New clothing for the whole family - infants, children and adults - chosen for its suitability for the Philippines’ tropical climate is being shipped to the Philippines and will arrive in February.

Old Navy is partnering with International Relief and Development (IRD), a non-profit with staff that has been on the ground since the first days after the storm’s devastation. The clothing will be distributed directly to typhoon-affected families through IRD’s extensive local network of partner organizations and municipal government agencies.

In addition to Old Navy’s support, Gap Inc. employee donations to CARE to support relief efforts were matched by the company and totaled more than $95,000. The Gap Foundation gave a $65,000 grant to CARE to facilitate long-term recovery and resilience through shelter, infrastructure, and economic development.

“Our investments in communities affected by a disaster focus on long-term recovery and helping to address the needs of those impacted once widespread attention has passed,” said Bobbi Silten, President of Gap Foundation. “Our partnership with CARE to support survivors of Typhoon Haiyan will help rebuild communities and create long lasting change in the region.”

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,798.49 -14.90 -0.08%
S&P 500 2,090.11 +1.24 0.06%
NASDAQ 5,127.5250 +11.3820 0.22%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs