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Johnson & Johnson Donates $1 Million to Save the Children

Harvey. Irma. Maria.

Anyone who has lived through the historic hurricanes that swept through the United States, Puerto Rico and Mexico this past August and September will likely not forget these names, particularly those who are still grappling with their devastationincluding thousands of children who’ve been displaced from their homes.

To help these young survivors, Johnson & Johnson (No. 5 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list) is proud to announce a $1 million contribution toSave the Childrenfor hurricane and earthquake relief efforts in all three regions. The funds will go toward immediate aid on the ground, as well as initiatives designed to provide long-term emotional support to children, including resilience activities and access to quality education and care. The company has also distributed blankets, hygiene kits and adisaster modulefilled with medical supplies to impacted areas.

The donation is just the latest in along-standing commitment to help supportSave the Childrenand aheritage of aiding communities in needsince the founding of Johnson & Johnson.

“For more than a century, Johnson & Johnson has supported communities around the world in rebuilding after natural disasters,” saysJoaquin Duato, Executive Vice President and Worldwide Chairman, Pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnson. “I am proud to continue this legacy today through our partnership with Save the Children. This investment is designed to meet the needs of children today in the broader U.S., Mexico and Puerto Rico andmore importantlyinto the future, after initial support efforts have moved on.”

How You Can Help, Too

Simply take a pic and upload it to the company’s Donate a Photo app and Johnson & Johnson will contribute $1 to Save the Children:Learn more

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