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Ready When the Time Comes: Cisco Supports Red Cross Disaster Preparedness

September 17, 2010 - 0 Comments

The American Red Cross Silicon Valley Chapter recently announced that the Cisco Foundation is contributing $500,000 in support of Red Cross disaster response work through the Annual Disaster Giving Program and that Cisco has also pledged an additional $100,000 for the International Response Fund.  

Peter Tavernise, recently appointed executive director of the Cisco Foundation, discusses Cisco’s commitment to the Red Cross and highlights the Cisco Foundation’s focus on supporting nonprofit efforts in the areas of critical human needs, K-8 education, and economic empowerment. 

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