ATLANTA, Aug. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the unprecedented rain and historic flooding unfolding in Texas from the impact of Hurricane Harvey, Purchasing Power®, the leading e-commerce employee purchase program offering consumer products and services as a voluntary benefit at the workplace, announced this morning that $10 from every order received today will be donated to the American Red Cross for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.
"Our hearts and thoughts are with those who have been affected by the devastating storm and its ongoing aftermath," said Richard Carrano, Purchasing Power CEO. "It is our hope this contribution will help families, businesses and communities recover and rebuild. In addition, we are in the process of contacting our clients in the Houston area to offer support at the client level. Stepping up to support disaster relief is one of the many ways Purchasing Power aims to improve the lives of our customers and partners and the communities in which they live and work," he added.
Purchasing Power is also encouraging its customers who may not make a purchase today to donate directly to the American Red Cross either online at www.redcross.org, by calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or by texting the word HARVEY to 90999 to make a $10 donation.
About Purchasing Power, LLC Purchasing Power, LLC, is one of the fastest-growing voluntary benefit companies in the industry, offering a leading employee purchase program for consumer products and services as well as providing financial tools and resources to improve employee financial wellness. Purchasing Power is available to millions of people through large companies including Fortune 500s, associations and government agencies. Headquartered in Atlanta, Purchasing Power is 'Powering People to a Better Life™' through its employee purchase program, financial literacy efforts and corporate social responsibility initiatives. Purchasing Power is a Flexpoint Ford, LLC company. For more information, visit www.PurchasingPower.com.