Shanghai, July 30, 2021 - Following the devastating floods in the Henan Province, The Estée Lauder Companies donated RMB 5Million to the Shanghai Charity Foundation Minhang District Branch to support emergency disaster relief, those affected by the disaster, the rescue teams, as well as purchase disaster relief supplies, and post-disaster recovery.
Since July 17, the unprecedented heavy rain has affected many cities in the Henan Province, resulting in casualties and the loss of homes for many residents. The Estée Lauder Companies immediately activated a 24-hour employee communication mechanism to reach out to all employees located in Henan Province to ensure their safety and that of their families, ensuring full support is provided.
Joy Fan, President of China, The Estée Lauder Companies said, 'We are deeply concerned about the people of Henan and those who are fighting on the frontline day and night to support those who are impacted. We will do our part to help those whose lives have been deeply affected by this disaster. From supporting the fight against COVID-19 to supporting the disaster-stricken areas in Henan, we are committed to continuously supporting our local communities in times of need, as a caring and responsible corporate citizen.'