HSBC donates £1m to SOS Children’s Villages for Haiti

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis HSBC Tagged with: corporate HSBC is making a Group donation of £1 million to help SOS Children’s Villages in its work caring for orphaned children in Haiti.HSBC has worked closely with SOS Children over a number of years through its Future First programme. SOS Children has operated in Haiti for roughly 30 years and has two Children’s Villages in the country.SOS Children CEO Andrew Cates said “we are delighted that HSBC, with its longer term perspective on helping children through education and building futures, has made such a strong commitment to children suffering from the terrible earthquake.”In addition to the Group donation, other HSBC offices are raising funds for disaster relief in Haiti. HSBC France, for example, has raised 34,305 euros through donations from employees and customers.www.soschildrensvillages.org.ukPhoto: Adam UXB Smith on Flickr.com About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.center_img Howard Lake | 20 January 2010 | News HSBC donates £1m to SOS Children’s Villages for Haiti  22 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more