Beirut Explosion: Chevron Pledges $1 Million for Lebanese Red Cross

Beirut Explosion

SAN RAMON, Calif.—- Chevron Corporation has announced a contribution of $1 million to the Lebanese Red Cross, in support of relief efforts under way to help those impacted by the devastating explosions that struck the Port of Beirut last week.

“We offer our heartfelt condolences to Lebanon and deepest sympathy to people who have lost loved ones,” said Chevron Executive Vice President Joe Geagea. “This donation is intended to support the work of the Lebanese Red Cross in providing much-needed assistance to those affected by this tragic incident.”

Chevron has had a presence in the Middle East since the 1930s and remains committed to the region and its people.

The contribution will support humanitarian aid and relief efforts being provided by the Lebanese Red Cross in Beirut.

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies. Through its subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide, the company is involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry.

Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and lubricants; manufactures and sells petrochemicals and additives; generates power; and develops and deploys technologies that enhance business value in every aspect of the company’s operations. Chevron is based in San Ramon, Calif.

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