ANCHORAGE – June 18, 2015 – Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) will donate $5,000 for relief efforts to support those impacted by the Card Street and Sockeye wildfires. Additionally, from June 19 through July 1, Wells Fargo customers can donate to the American Red Cross of Alaska at any of Wells Fargo’s 116 ATMs across the state. Customers will not be charged a fee for using this service and 100 percent of the donations will be sent to the American Red Cross of Alaska.
“Wells Fargo is committed to doing our part to help our Alaskan friends and neighbors affected by the wildfires,” said Joe Everhart, Wells Fargo Alaska regional president. “Our hearts and prayers go out to those who have lost their homes and personal treasures, and those still in the path of the blazes. We greatly appreciate everything the firefighters, first responders, volunteers, and Red Cross are doing to help protect and support those impacted by the wildfires.”
Customers impacted by the wildfires may discuss their financial options by contacting Wells Fargo 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 1-800-TO-WELLS (1-800-869-3557). Customers can also visit their nearest Wells Fargo store.
Wells Fargo, Alaska Regional Communications Officer