NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) announced today that it is donating $1 million to relief efforts in Houston following Hurricane Harvey.
“Our hearts go out to the people impacted by this unprecedented storm,” said CEO John Hess. “To support Mayor Sylvester Turner and the Houston community in the immediate recovery and longer term rebuilding efforts, we are donating $1 million to the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund.”
In addition, Hess is offering a matching gift program for employees who wish to make a personal contribution to these relief efforts. Hess will match every donation employees make in the coming weeks to relief efforts by the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund, American Red Cross and United Way of Houston.
Hess Corporation is a leading global independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. More information on Hess Corporation is available at http://www.hess.com.