Henry Schein opens $100,000 relief fund for Australian bushfire disaster
Henry Schein Opens Disaster Relief Fund to Aid Relief Efforts in Response to Australian Bushfires. Company Donates Up to $100,000 in Cash and Health Care Products, Will Match Employee Contributions.
In response to the devastation being caused by the Australian bushfires, Henry Schein announced today that it is raising money for recovery and rebuilding efforts, donating much-needed health care supplies, and supporting its dental customers who may be impacted by the ongoing crisis.
The Company and the Henry Schein Cares Foundation are seeding a 2020 Disaster Relief Fund with a $50,000 donation and will match employee contributions up to $25,000. In addition, Henry Schein plans to donate up to $50,000 worth of health care product to relief organisations.
Henry Schein Australia is also donating a portion of its January sales to local relief efforts.
Stanley M. Bergman, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Henry Schein, explained: “Team Schein stands ready to assist our relief agency partners and local health care providers in their efforts to rebuild and recover from these terrible fires.
“Our company has long been committed to supporting disaster preparedness and recovery, and we are working with our supplier partners and Team Schein Members to provide relief agencies with the resources they need to support public health.”
The fund is not limited to Team Schein Members. Credit card donations can be made on the Henry Schein Cares Foundation website http://www.hscaresfoundation.org/donate.asp
Cheques can be made payable to “Henry Schein Cares Foundation” and mailed to Kate Sorrillo, Henry Schein Cares Foundation, Inc., 135 Duryea Road, Melville, NY 11747.