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April 11, 2012

Marking the one-year anniversary of the April 16 tornado that destroyed the retailers Sanford, N.C., store, Lowe’s today launched a “Give Back. Pay it Forward” event with American Red Cross.

From April 13-17, Lowe’s has set up collection areas in Sanford and online so people can donate to the relief organization. The American Red Cross will also host a blood drive on April 16 at the store.

June 1, 2011

An article in the New York Times examined the impact of natural disasters on local economies, as the story in the tornado-ravaged Midwest turns to one of reconstruction.

Spending on building materials is a natural outgrowth of the horrible damage sustained by cities such as Joplin, Mo., headquarters of Tamko Building Products.

Tamko donated $1 million to the Greater Ozarks Chapter of the American Red Cross.

May 9, 2011

Georgia-Pacific (GP) has announced an aid package to victims of the Southeastern tornados last month that includes cash, products and matching donations.

GP will contribute $50,000 to The Salvation Army for recovery effort in the Southeast and $10,000 to the American Red Cross in Alabama. The company will also match up to a total of $50,000 in donations made by employees of GP or any other Koch company to the Salvation Army’s efforts between now and July 8.

May 4, 2011

In wake of the recent severe weather spanning from Alabama to Virginia, which has caused hundreds of fatalities and overwhelming destruction, Lowe's said it will donate an additional $500,000 to the American Red Cross National Disaster Relief Fund.

May 4, 2011

In wake of the recent severe weather spanning from Alabama to Virginia, which has caused hundreds of fatalities and overwhelming destruction, Lowe's said it will donate an additional $500,000 to the American Red Cross National Disaster Relief Fund.

May 1, 2011

Responding to what he described as one of the most destructive spring-weather spells in history, Home Depot CEO Frank Blake said the retailer is helping communities recover.

The Home Depot Foundation is donating $250,000 to the American Red Cross for immediate relief needs in response to last week's tornadoes and storms that caused serious damage throughout the Southeast. 

May 1, 2011

Responding to what he described as one of the most destructive spring-weather spells in history, Home Depot CEO Frank Blake said the retailer is helping communities recover.

The Home Depot Foundation is donating $250,000 to the American Red Cross for immediate relief needs in response to last week's tornadoes and storms that caused serious damage throughout the Southeast. 

October 5, 2008

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September 18, 2008

Through “Racing for Relief,” Lowe’s will donate $48 for every lap of the scheduled 400...

September 18, 2008

Through “Racing for Relief,” Lowe’s will donate $48 for every lap of the scheduled 400...

September 16, 2008

The retailer’s commitment will support such organizations as the American Red Cross, the Salvation Army,...

September 2, 2008

Other areas, including Florida and the Outer Banks of North Carolina, could be subject to...

June 23, 2008

Lowe’s, Home Depot and Wal-Mart are among the big-box retailers helping rebuild communities devastated by...

April 13, 2008

As the worst flooding in almost a century devastated homes and businesses across the Midwest...

December 20, 2007

The donations will help the hardest hit Washington and Oregon communities....

December 20, 2007

The donations will help the hardest hit Washington and Oregon communities....

October 28, 2007

The nation’s second largest home channel retailer will match in-store disaster relief donations up to...

October 28, 2007

The nation’s second largest home channel retailer will match in-store disaster relief donations up to...

July 5, 2007

Rains have displaced thousands in Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas....

July 5, 2007

Rains have displaced thousands in Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas....

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