Corporate Matching Program Begins with Neighbors 4
January 20, 2010 04:54 PM Eastern Time
LAUDERHILL, Fla.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Neighbors 4 Neighbors, a non-profit organization based in Miami, is repor
corporate matching program with Phil Smith Chevrolet in Lauderhill now matching employee contributions for Haiti relief.
The Chevrolet dealership is matching dollar for dollar, up to $100 per employee, for donations to Neighbors 4 Neighbors. Phil Smit
the parent company, is hoping to write a check from for around $10,000.00 – the amount that their employees have as a goal to do
– so it would be $20,000 total to Neighbors 4 Neighbors for Haiti victims.
This is believed to be one of the first corporate employee matching donation programs. The employee’s additional goal is to set an e
companies and organizations, which could encourage their employees to do the same.
“This is the type of corporate responsibility and generosity that we so admire,” said Lynne Cameron, executive director of Neighbor
“What a great message to send to your employee and the community. I hope that this will inspire other employees to do the same.”
Neighbors 4 Neighbors is accepting contributions at www.neighbors4neighbors.org or checks may be mailed to 8900 N.W. 18 Te
33172. Also, contributions may be made in person at all BankAtlantic locations.
“Our Phil Smith Chevrolet employees, many with families in Haiti, wish to make a difference and encourage other companies to do t
Don Geisen, managing partner. “The more that companies and organizations rally, along with their employees, the people of Haiti wi
For more information, call Neighbors 4 Neighbors at (305) 597-4404.
For Neighbors 4 Neighbors
Malkus Communications Group
Chuck Malkus, 954-523-4200, Ext. 10.