Wipro To Contribute $250,000 Towards Texas Recovery Fund
Sep 14,2017 , 09:35 AM IST
IT major Wipro on Wednesday announced that it will partner with "Rebuild Texas Fund" to help in the recovery and rebuilding efforts following Hurricane Harvey, which left a trail of destruction across the US state.
According to the company, in order to support affected communities, it will contribute $250,000 (Rs. 1.6 crore at $1 = Rs. 64) towards the fund which has been set up by the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation in collaboration with the OneStar Foundation.
"This unprecedented natural disaster calls for a massive rebuilding initiative. Wipro has a significant presence in Texas and a deep relationship with the local communities," said the software major's CEO and MD, Abidali Z Neemuchwala.
Wipro employs over 1,200 people in Texas, with major operations in Dallas and Houston.
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