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The donations shown below represent a combination of information submitted by companies and data readily available through public sources.

(Last Update: 9/21/2016)

180LA The company pledges to  provide advertising, digital, social media, and design services to raise awareness of the refugee crisis and welcome resettled refugees.
Abbott In response to the Syrian refugee crisis, the Abbott Fund has provided a grant of $100,000 to nonprofit CARE, in support of their humanitarian relief efforts. Since the start of the war in Syria, CARE has been providing shelter, food, cash, skills training, WASH programs, and targeted support for women and girls in the areas of health and sexual and gender-based violence in Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Egypt, Serbia and Croatia. CARE’s response has reached more than 1.1 million Syrians across the region. 
Accenture
Accenture has committed a range of pro-bono services and cash and product donations to notable partnerships such as, Upwardly Global, UNHCR, and the Partnership for Refugees totalling more than $3 million. Specifically, Accenture is working with Upwardly Global to help expand and enhance its national jobs training program and equip unemployed and under-employed immigrants and refugees with career skills. Close to 2,000 Accenture staff have volunteered over 5,000 hours to help UpGlo provide job training counseling, mock interviews and networking training to immigrants. Program graduatess are also encouraged to apply for jobs at Accenture. The company also launched the Refugee Talent Hub and expanded its global Skills to Succeed program.
ACE Group The ACE Charitable Foundation has made a $250,000 grant to support the International Rescue Committee. ACE employees also donated $30,000. Their contributions were matched dollar-for-dollar by the Foundation. Company response efforts total nearly $310,000.
AIDA Cruises AIDA Cruises donated a total of 200,000 euros for refugee relief in Germany and Italy. 
Airbnb Airbnb is providing travel credits to relief workers serving with Mercy Corps and the IRC in Greece, Serbia, and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and has vowed to match donations made by the Airbnb community. In an online campaign, Airbnb has committed to match every donation made, up to $1 million, to the U.N.’s refugee agency through 2016.
Alight Fund The investing platform pledges to raise $100 million in micro-loan capital to invest in 50,000 refugee and host community small business entrepreneurs.
American Express American Express committed $100,000 in aid to the International Rescue Committee. It will also match U.S. employee donations to relief efforts up to $8,000 per employee per year, and will match the contributions of its employees outside the U.S., up to $1,000 per employee for this disaster.
Ameriprise Financial
Ameriprise Financial promoted and matched employee donations to Global Impact's Syria Relief Fund. Notably, the company hosted an educational briefing with American Refugee Committee for greater context and history on issue.
Apple Apple is supporting 2-for-1 matches of contributions from Apple employees to the Red Cross and other select relief efforts. A public donation campaign has also been made available via the App Store and iTunes.
Autodesk The company will provide UNHCR with $2 million worth of software to support them with physical settlement planning and design capacity. Autodesk will also provide a $50,000 grant to help refugees with the training and adoption of Microdesk. 
B3IT Connexions B3IT Connexions donated $47,366 to provide tents and food for 5,714 refugees.
BanQu, Inc. Mobile phone-based block chain economic profiles will be created for 1.5 - 2.0 million refugees by 2018.
Bayern Munich Soccer Club Bayern Munich plans to donate $1.1 million to refugee projects, as well as start a training camp for migrant children and teens that would include German language lessons, meals, and soccer equipment.
Bechtel Group Together, the Bechtel Group Foundation and employees launched a special campaign to support Syrian families.  The month-long campaign began with a $50,000 donation to the International Rescue Committee.  The foundation also pledged to match employee contributions to any charity worldwide responding to the refugee crisis.
BRCK The company pledges to increase access and to develop digital digital educational content and resources for children, youth, and women in refugee camps.
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S made a donation made to the World Food Programme that will provide 30,000 meals for Syrian refugee families.
Canadian National Railway Company CN issued a $5 million donation to assist Canadian communities with the resettlement and immediate needs of Syrian refugees.
Chipolte Chipotle has been working with the IRC since 2009 to develop a multi-faceted partnership that includes refugee and asylee employment, access to tools needed to pursue urban farming, access to healthy, culturally appropriate food programs in multiple US cities with an overlapping IRC offices and restaurant locations. Chipotle also helps sponsors the IRC’s gardening and nutritional youth education—among others.
Chobani Through the Tent Foundation, Chobani Founder and CEO, Hamdi Ulukaya, challenged the private sector to take individual actions or engage in multi-sector partnerships to help end the humanitarian crisis. The Tent Alliance members commit to supporting the refugees by direct donation of goods and services; directly hiring refugees or supporting their employment training or employment assistance; and shaping supply chains to source products and services from businesses that hire refugees or support organizations that help refugees.
Cisco Cisco’s Tactical Operations (TacOps) team supported by the volunteer Disaster Response Team (DRT) from the U.K. and Ireland, Google, and NetHope have installed Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks and device charging stations at more than 17 sites along the migration route in Southern and Central Europe. Through an employee matching program, Cisco has donated a total of $745,000 to organizations aiding in the refugee crisis - including $630,000 worth of equipment to support these deployments and $200,000 in grant funding to NGO partners NetHope and Mercy Corps.
Citigroup Citigroup pledges to collaborate with its public and private sector clients and partners on sustainable solutions in youth education, employability, financial inclusion. Citi is also working with NGOs and supranational agencies in conflict areas.
Continental The global airline company is extending its existing training programs to refugees, with the aim of helping them earn high school diplomas while participating in paid internships.
Costa Cruises  Costa Crociere donated 200,000 euros for refugee relief in Germany and Italy. 
Coursera Coursera and the U.S. Department of State created Coursera for Refugees, an online platform to help humanitarian organizations support refugees with educational content for career skills development and recognizable certifications, as well as financial aid and organizational support services for partnering NGOs.
Daimler Daimler raised 250,000 euros through joint employee and company fundraising for relief operations in northern Iraq. In cooperation with Wings of Help, Daimler was able to purchase and deliver tents for 8,000 people, 8,000 blankets, 6 supply tents, 1,000 cooking sets, winter clothing, medicines, and baby food.  The company also offered a paid internship program for refugees. The traineeship included work experience, language study, and general job training skills.
The Dow Chemical Company Dow made a $200,000 donation to the Habitat for Humanity International to support immediate shelter needs and relief efforts in 2016. The company also implemented a global employee matching grant program of up to $50,000 throughout December 2015.
DSM DSM pledges to develop programs enabling refugees to obtain employment; develop employee volunteer programs to facilitate the development of language and cultural skills of refugees resettling in the United States; offer programs to refugees on nutrition improvement and education; and continue to work with leading organizations such as Upwardly Global, WFP, UNICEF, Global Health Corp, and World Vision to ensure that refugees have opportunity, nutrition, and healthcare.
Endless Mobile Endlesss has donated more than 400 computers to refugee centers in three camps in Jordan.
Ericsson Ericsson has supported development of an online family reconnection platform, providing technical expertise, and engaging with mobile network operators, other social organizations and employees to achieve the joint mission to achieve the joint mission of getting 1 million refugees registered on the platform. Ericsson is working with European operators to promote the service to the more than one million people who according to UNHCR arrived in Europe during 2015. The service enables refugees arriving in Germany to reconnect with separated family members. The company has also extended their Technology for Good Employee Volunteer Program into affected regions.
Facebook In partnership with NetHope, UNHCR, and other local agencies, Facebook will bring Wi-Fi connectivity to 35 locations across Greece, as well as other surrounding communities and refugee camps. The company will also continue to leverage its social media presence to raise awareness and funds for the crisis.
Falcon Trading Corporation Falcon Trade Corporation is an official United Nations High Commissioner for Refugee ‘Sponsor’ and the first private sector entity to make a pledge through the UNHCR’s Private Sector Partnership Platform.  Donations include desperately-needed household items, child protection, and healthcare services for the benefit of vulnerable Syrian refugees in Lebanon. 
FedEx FedEx provided a $1 million cash donation to the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in response to its international appeal for assistance in countries including Italy, Greece, Serbia, Hungary and Macedonia.  Additional relief efforts include: partnerships with Direct Relief and Heart to Heart international to transport large volumes of medical supplies for use in refugee camps in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey providing shelter for Syrian refugees and large volumes of essential hygiene kits for emergency healthcare to refugees in Greece.
Figure 8 Investment Strategies The investment firm pledges to recruit, hire, and train refugees and provide refugee employees with access to key industry licenses and certifications (CFA, CFP, Series 7, 63, 65).  In partnership with Global Talent Idaho and the Idaho Dept. of Labor, they will also provide refugee with internship opportunities and  financial literacy training, products, and advice for refugees and refugee business owners.
GE The GE Foundation provided a $1 million grant to the IRC to help displaced children and families in Europe.
GlaxoSmithKline To date, GSK and their employees have donated over £2.3m in monetary funds and supplies to the humanitarian response to the refugee crisis. Partners including, AmeriCares, Save the Children, the British Red Cross, UNHCR, LOC Activities, are delivering essential health care products and services to promoting rights and providing safe shelters for refugees across the Middle East and Europe.  
Goldman Sachs Goldman Sachs Gives will donate $7.5 million to UNHCR, Concern Worldwide, Relief International, and the German Red Cross to help first-responders stabilize the immediate crisis within Mediterranean region and refugee camps, secure medical facilities, and resettle Syrian refugees in the United Kingdom. Immediate and ongoing relief efforts supplied refugees with general survivor, winterization and emergency food kits, as well as classrooms and interactive learning materials for children. Longer-term efforts include systems to facilitate integration into communities and workplaces. Notably, the company will initiate the 10,000 Women program to teach entrepreneurial skills.
Google Google has launched multiple aid efforts in response to the refugee and migrant crisis.  First donating €1 million ($1.1 million) to humanitarian aid organizations. Google also initiated a donation-matching campaign. Google.org has given $13.1 million plus employee expertise to support non-profits working on innovative solutions in connectivity, access to information and education. Google's efforts are predicted to help more than 1 million refugees access information, technology, and education this year.
H&M H&M Conscious Foundation has decided to donate USD 500,000 to support the organization UNHCR in their emergency relief work, offering refugees food, medical care and shelter as well as migration services. 
Henry Schein Over the next 3 years, the company will donate $450,000 in health and oral care produts to aid organizations and volunteer dentists treating refugees. Health and hygiene kits were also delivered to camp sites.
HP HP has funded and provided computers, computer literacy, and connectivity technology to 57 Community Technology Access (CTA) centers in refugee camps across 26 countries, and pledges to establish more. CTA centers also offered programs to aid vocational, business, and IT skills training. HP also supports the Global Alliance Institute and Girls Scouts of Nation's Capital Girl's Truth Seekers Education Project—a program which virtually connects young Washingtonian and Syrian refugee girls and provides the equipment and educational programming to learn English. HP also plans to commit $1 million in technology and training courses over 2017.
IBM IBM has made numerous grants across Europe in support of the crisis. IBM worked with the German Red Cross (DRK) to develop a solution based on Sahana (open source) to help DRK with information management for a refugee reception center in Mannheim. In Italy, IBM created a mobile and web based application to enable NGO Intrersos' staff to register migrants and to capture demographic, health status, family, and socioeconomic information by capturing textual and image data . This solution is hosted securely on IBM Softlayer and allows the medical staff to collect and track medical records so that information can be rapidly retrieved and analyzed. Corporate volunteers also mentored refugees on social integration across Western Europe helping many develop job-skills and confidence. IBM Sweden is a founding partner of an AmCham Sweden collaboration to integrate immigrant-owned enterprises into procurement processes of larger Swedish companies.
IKEA The IKEA Foundation started the “Brighter Lives for Refugees” campaign—promising to donate one dollar for every LED light bulb purchased in IKEA stores to help UNHCR light refugee camps.  The campaign ran in IKEA stores globally from February 1 to March 28, 2015, and in just two months, IKEA customers and employees around the world raised $11.6 million and sold over one million LEDARE bulbs.  Thanks to the Brighter Lives for Refugees campaign, many now have lighting and energy solutions.  Since, IKEA Canada has donated $180,000 in furniture and furnishings to local non-profits helping Syrian refugees settle into new homes. The company will introduce another national campaign in 2017.
Instacart Instacart is giving customers the option to donate food rations to refugee families at the end of their transactions. 
Johnson & Johnson Johnson & Johnson's $1.75 million donation will provide for the immediate needs of thousands of children and families in Greece, Italy, Serbia, and Germany. In partnership with Save the Children, the funding will also support the sustainable long-term recovery of impacted communities. Central to this are resilience-building activities, which include educational programing, mental health support and community-building initiatives for the displaced families.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPMorgan Chase & Co. pledged $2 million from its foundation and employees to provide immediate relief to refugees and help address the humanitarian crisis in Europe. Grants totaling $1 million from the JPMorgan Chase Foundation will support Save the Children, Oxfam, International Rescue Committee and International Medical Corps.  The JPMorgan Chase Foundation is also launching an employee giving campaign that will match employee donations dollar-for-dollar to these organizations. Funding was also directed to partnerships with Germany's JobLinge and Bertelsmann Foundation to help integrate refugees into the German labor market.
Karp Randel The company pledges to leverage their corporate network and expertise to garner more support for the Partnership for Refugees and encourage others to submit pledges.
Kickstarter Kickstarter partnered with UNHCR to create a seven-day fundraising campaign.
Kleiman International Consultants The company plans to lead a multisector task force to develop innovative financial market projects. Action items include sovereign refugee bonds and stock exchange company investment funds, that will enable frontline state capital markets to raise funds for their crisis response, employment, infrastructure, and development needs.
KPMG The German consulting firm is allowing its employees to receive paid time off while volunteering for humanitarian assistance.
Libra Group Continued monetary support, resources, and technologies will be provided to nongovernmental organizations (NGO) working directly with refugees in Greece; the company will also extend its focus on education, mental health and security for unaccompanied minors and women.
LinkedIn Through their professional networking platform, the company launched Welcome Talent to help connect refugees with employment and internship opportunities in Sweden.  The additional resources on skills development, language skills, office culture, and user success stories have helped hundreds with job placement.  To date, more than 1,000 jobs have been posted from potential employers.
Manulife Financial Corporation In partnership with the Community Foundations of Canada, Manulife established the Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees. Manulife donated $500,000 to seed the Welcome Fund.
Masimo Masimo has made commitments to donate $5 million in Signal Extraction Technology® Pulse Oximeters and Pulse CO-Oximeters® and other medical equipment to Jordanian hospitals to help improve patient care for Syrian and Iraqi refugees, as well as Jordanian citizens.
MasterCard In partnership with Mercy Corps, MasterCard Aid Network distributed $75,000 worth of prepaid debit cards to nearly 400 eligible refugees traveling through Serbia to purchase transportation, food, medications and lodging. MasterCard Aid Network and Prepaid technologies and products will be expanded to 2 million recpients. The company will also be working with private and public sector partners to increase access to financial services and ease resettlement.
McDonald's The company will donate paid television airtime and access to digital media to promote and help raise money for the World Food Program (WFP). The partnership with the WFP ad slogan garnered attention with "Stop Hunger. Start Peace." Other companies backing the effort are Burger King, DreamWorks Animation, Facebook, Google, MasterCard, McCain Foods, OMD, Twitter, TBWA, and United Airlines.
McKinsey & Co. The company will conduct a new research project to understand the root causes, economic, social, and environmental impacts of migration and to develop a toolkit for policymakers, executives, and social leaders. Additionally, the company will aid with education and job access for refugees in Jordan and Lebanon. 
Microsoft In Germany, Microsoft has helped 30,000 refugee children in 3,000 elementary schools learn German through its YouthSpark Schlaumause program. The company also helped support adult education and computer skills in Jordan’s Zaatari Refugee Camp by providing equipment for the Norwegian Refugee Council’s technology lab.  Finally, through its support for NetHope, Microsoft has helped bring connectivity services to Syrian refugees in Jordan, Turkey and Lebanon giving to access information and resources, and connect to family.
Newton Supply Company Over the next 12 months, the company pledges to increase the percentage of refugee-made products outsourced by Open Arms from 30 percent to 90 percent, to employ more female refugees, and to focus their marketing efforts on raising awareness of their refugee‑made products.
Norwegian Air Shuttle Through the "Help Us Fill a Plane" initiative, Norwegian passengers have donated more than $130,000 to UNICEF.  All donations will be used to send an aircraft loaded with emergency aid and school supplies  to help Syrian children living in the world’s second largest refugee camp, Za’atari. 
Not Immpossible Labs "Maker Labs" will established in refugee camps and settlements to provide youth with tools, trainings, and skill-building workshops.
Nova Credit Inc. Nova is developing the world's first cross-border credit reporting agency to help immigrants access their credit. The company is also seeing to partners to pursue alternative projects to increase financial inclusion.
Oliver Wyman & Company Pledges to recruit qualified refugees in Europe; use their partner network to explore solutions for enhancing entrepreneurial activities and developing job-related skills for refugees; raise the issue of providing employment with clients; and provide a central website where clients can access information on organizations that can help them support refugees.
Pearson Pearson will continue its partnership with Every Child Learning for an additional two years and double its $2.2 million investment to develop and provide quality educational products for Syrian refugees and vulnerable Jordanian children.
PepsiCo The PepsiCo Foundation donated $500,000 to support the United Nation World Food Programme.
PIMCO The company will host a multisector panel discussion to disucss refugees' emergency needs, legal needs, and resettlement efforts. PIMCO will form an internal action team following this conversation.
Prepaid Financial Services The National Government in Europe has selected Prepaid Financial Services (PFS) to roll out a prepaid payment card program to help National and Local Governments across Europe manage funds disbursements to asylum seekers. Cardholders can receive payments instantly from the Government, eliminating the vulnerability for theft if they carry cash.  The PFS platform also offers reporting and auditing tools to monitor if funds are being distributed fairly and according to regulations.
Reactor Core In partnership with ReBootKamp, the company launched a coding bootcamp in Jordan with a special focus on serving Syrian Refugees and women. This program was designed to empower students by teaching practical and in-demand computer science skills to transform lives and build community.
Royal Bank of Canada Since the global call to action, the RBC has contributed $2.5 million.
SAP SAP Middle East and North Africa has donated AED 129,430 (USD 35,238) to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to aid refugees in the region. SAP pledged further engagement at the 2016 World Humanitarian Summit with a refugee coding initiative, "Refugee Code Week." In partnership with the UNHCR and Galway Education center, hundreds of free coding workshops and online training courses will be offered for youth aged 8-24. SAP volunteers are also training to teach coding seminars in participating communities.
SES S.A. In partnership with SOLARKIOSK AG, the company created the first-of-its-kind "Connected Solar School" to deliver electricity, education tools, and broadband internet connectivity to an education center within the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan.
Siemens Siemens worldwide has extended support through multiple efforts across Europe.  At their headquarters in Munich, Germany, the company offered an available 320,000-square-foot commercial space to accommodate up to 200 refugees. At the request of UN Populations Fund, Siemens Medical Systems, Inc., Ultrasound Group provided medical equipment and technical training for tens of thousands of Kosovo refugees in Albania.  Siemens AG donated approximately $55,000 in medical spare parts and services to the Macedonian Ministry of Health to help with its refugee assistance efforts.  As part of the C4I project - a joint action of the Council of Europe and the European Union- the city of Erlangen and Siemens AG launched a pilot traineeship for highly qualified asylum seekers in hopes to fight rumors against refugees by demonstrating their potential and increasing interaction, alongside providing orientation for refugees within the German labor market.
Singhal & Co. Until 2020, the company will provide corporate internships to two refugees a year, donate up to $10,000 a year in educational scholarships; and provide $20,000 in funding to the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants.
SkillSmart SkillSmart has pledged to provide their skills matching and skills capacity building platform to refugee resettlement agencies to allow refugees to connect to available jobs as well as to tailored training courses.
SOLARKIOSK AG In partnership with SES S.A., the company created the first-of-its-kind "Connected Solar School" to deliver electricity, education tools, and broadband internet connectivity to an education center within the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan
Soros Fund Management $500 million will be invested in startup companies, social impact initiatives, and refugee entrepreneurs that are leveraging their skills and resources to aid in the crisis.
Sparrow Mobile The company has pledged to quadruple the number of smartphones distributed through its Refugee Mobile program; and to target at least 50 percent women as primary smartphone recipients.
Starbucks
The Starbucks Foundation will donate $75,000 to Save the Children.  On a regional basis, the Starbucks Foundation will donate $20,000 to Aktion Deutschland Hilft, an alliance of respected aid organizations leading refugee support in Germany. An additional $15,000 will go to Caritas, which is doing the same work across Austria and other European countries.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. has a partnership with the IRC in 19 cities to hire refugees, and its Starwood Foundation will launch a pilot hospitality training program in Dallas and San Diego.
Synthesis Corp. The company develop an innovation hub for refugees seeking to either launch or grow an on-going business.
Tetra Tech Workforce development opportunities such as, internships, mock interviews, and job placements will be offered to locally settled refugees.
Thyssenkrupp Thyssenkrupp launched the We Help initiative to help foster a sense of community and promote the long term integration of refugees. As a part of the initiative, the company will create an additional 150 apprenticeship sites and 230 internships for refugees by 2018.
TransparentBusiness A donation of $1 million in TransparentBusiness.com technology will be provided to U.S. companies to use for hiring and managing qualified refugees remotely.
TripAdvisor
The TripAdvisor Charitable Foundation will commit at least $5 million to aid the refugee crisis over the next three years. Additionally, through TripAdvisor Media Group, the company will provide in-kind support in four key focus areas that address: urgent humanitarian needs, access to critical information via technology, education and empowerment opportunities, and resettlement. This donation is made on top of $250,000 commitment to the IRC and Mercy Corps and employee and customer donation matching campaigns.
Trumpf The German based provider of machine tools is working with the German town of Ditzingen to create German language courses exclusively for refugees.
Turkcell During the 2016 World Humanitarian Summit, Turkcell signed the GSM Associations Humanitarian Connectivity Charter—of which focuses on ensuring the continuity of communication services, and enhancing the cooperation between operators, governments, aid providers and other stakeholders during humanitarian crises. Turkcell has significantly and permanently expanded Turkey’s communications infrastructure in the cities that are most affected by the crisis. Turkcell serves more than 1.2 million Syrian customers with an Arabic-speaking call center – the only facility of its kind in Turkey.
Twilio Pledges to offer credits and discounts for refugee-serving organizations to access Twilio’s communication platform; to launch a Call-to-Action campaign to recruit and deploy developers to provide pro-bono support to refugee-serving organizations; and to donate an additional product donation, cash grant, and dedicated developer team to a leading NGO.
Udemy Udemy platform and audience will be leveraged to create economic empowerment opportunities by onboarding refugees as course instructors, and to deliver educational content to displaced people to help them qualify for market-relevant jobs.
Uber In September 2015, Uber launched UberGIVING as part of a pan-European initiative raise funds and provide needed items for child refugees. Uber will collect items you wish to donate – free of charge – and deliver them to community discount stores or directly to refugees.   In the UK, proceeds of all donated items will be used to fund Save The Children’s Child Refugee Crisis Appeal. In the Netherlands, Uber is asking users to primarily donate sleeping bags, which will be sent to the thousands of refugees currently arriving in Greece. In Italy, Uber is partnering with the Red Cross to collect shoes, underwear, and winter gear for children and their parents.
UPS UPS serves as UNHCR’s emergency standby partner to transport critical supplies into the hands of refugees around the world.  Through the UPS Humanitarian Relief and Resilience program, the UPS Foundation shipped Air shipments of 163 metric tons of relief supplies, including 86 tons of high-energy biscuits, 30,000 blankets, 25,000 sleeping mats and 1,000 solar lanterns.  UNHCR will also receive an additional $100,000 in emergency funding. In addition to the UNHCR relief shipments, The UPS Foundation also is aiding The Salvation Army, which will activate $40,000 emergency funding from The UPS Foundation to support Syrian refugees arriving in Rome, Italy, with food, housing and legal advice.   UPS operations are also providing local in-kind and volunteer support across Europe. Among these few selected efforts, the UPS Foundation has been supporting relief efforts for Syrian-Iraqi refugees for the past three year.
Visa Europe Visa Europe gave a donation of £1m to Save The Children's Child Refugee Crisis Appeal.
Volvo The Volvo Group has donated 5 MSEK to support the work of UNHCR.
Western Union The Company is mobilizing a multi-faceted response leveraging its global network: including its core operations, corporate voice, marketing and customer engagement programs, employee volunteers, business partnerships, corporate giving, and support from the WU Foundation.  A minimum of $1,000,000 has been pledged for humanitarian aid. Grants have been committed to be distributed among their NGO partners, United Nations Foundation, Save the Children, the Red Cross National Societies in Europe, Mercy Corps and Caritas for immediate and localized relief efforts.
Zynga The company developed Words with Friends EDU, to help teach English academic vocabulary. Zynga will also provide three Expert Advisors to mentor the finalists of the EduApp4Syria competition, an international innovation competition to develop an open source smartphone application that can help Syrian children learn how to read in Arabic.