Carnival Corp. and the Miami Heat Donation to Exceed $1.5M to Philippine Typhoon Relief

Carnival Corporation & plc and the Miami HEAT announced that its pledge to support relief efforts in communities affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines will exceed $1.5 million, more than a $500,000 increase from its original pledge.  

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It was also announced that the donation, coming from Carnival Corporation & plc, its 10 cruise brands, the Carnival Foundation and the Miami HEAT, as well as a donation from the Micky and Madeleine Arison Family Foundation, will go to the following charities and support organizations:

·         UNICEF - $500,000

·         Save the Children - $300,000 (includes $50,000 donation from P&O Cruises Australia)

·         Direct Relief - $250,000

·         International Red Cross - $150,000 (includes donations from P&O Cruises UK, Princess Cruises and Cunard)

·         International Medical Corps - $50,000 (donation from Princess Cruises)

Carnival Corporation’s individual brands are also providing nearly $350,000 in funds – including $100,000 grants each from Carnival Cruise Lines and the Costa Group -- to support Filipino employees and families impacted by Typhoon Haiyan, and its employees will continue to support the ongoing relief efforts through local fundraising and other initiatives.

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