Electrolux Makes Donation to United Way
Company donates $5,000 to help serve needy at holiday time
December 5, 2016 –To mark the holiday season, today Electrolux made an impactful monetary donation to the United Way of the CSRA. Throughout the week, the company is making holiday donations in each of the U.S. communities in which it operates and manufactures ranges, dishwashers, refrigerators, freezers and washer and dryer products under the Frigidaire family of brands and the Electrolux brand. In total, these donations amount to nearly $50,000.
Electrolux donated $5,000 to help the United Way of the CSRA fulfill its mission to provide support to more than 25 local health and human services agencies focused on education, income and health.
“Electrolux has been a tremendous partner to us over the years,” said La Verne H. Gold, President and CEO, United Way of the CSRA. “We are grateful for this donation and for the immediate help it will provide to so many families and individuals right here in our community.”
“As a company, our products enable families to enjoy a comfortable home and nourishing meals, and we want to ensure everyone has that opportunity, especially around the holidays,” said Ross Tudor, General Manager, Electrolux Customer Engagement Center. “On behalf of the employees here in Augusta, we are honored to give back to our community.”
About Electrolux North America
Electrolux is a global leader in home appliances and appliances for professional use, based on deep consumer insight. We offer thoughtfully designed, innovative and sustainable solutions, developed in close collaboration with professional users. The products include refrigerators, ovens, ranges, dishwashers, washing machines, vacuum cleaners, air conditioners and small domestic appliances. Under esteemed brands including Electrolux, AEG, Zanussi, Frigidaire and Electrolux Grand Cuisine, the Group sells more than 60 million products to customers in more than 150 markets every year. In 2015, Electrolux had sales of $14.7 billion ($5.1 billion in North America) and 58,000 employees. For more information go to www.electroluxgroup.com.