Industry Headlines

Faro Technologies Donates for Haitian Relief

February 15, 2010
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+

Faro Technologies (Lake Mary, FL), provider of portable measurement and imaging systems, and its employees have donated $20,626.00 for Haitian Relief, including the Red Cross’s Haitian Relief and Development Fund, UNICEF, and other charitable organizations by wearing jeans to work and simply opening their wallets and hearts to support the cause.

  The Faro Cares Committee, an employee-based community outreach group, started the ‘Jeans for Charity’ initiative last year.  This program allows employees to wear jeans any day of the week for a $2 donation per day.  The contributions have gone to various charitable organizations in the past, such as the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and the Lake Mary Fire Department.  Due to the recent devastating events in Haiti, the committee decided to send all January charitable donations to disaster relief in Haiti and FARO agreed to match each employee contribution dollar for dollar.

“I’m proud to say, we have so many great employees that have wanted to help and donate money to the relief efforts in Haiti.  Every dollar makes a difference and Faro has agreed to match each employee donation to support the recovery effort after this incredibly tragic earthquake,” said Faro Technologies senior vice president and managing director for the Americas, David Morse.  “Whenever there has been a call for help, the FARO team has always lent a hand and done our part to reach out to those in need.”

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Quality Magazine. 

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Podcasts

 In honor of World Quality Month, we spoke to James Rooney, ASQ Past Chairman of the Board of Directors 2013, for his take on quality around the world.
For more information, read the ASQ Speaking of Quality column.
More Podcasts

THE MAGAZINE

Quality Magazine

cover_image

2014 April

Check out the April 2014 edition of Quality Magazine for features!
Table Of Contents Subscribe

Manufacturing Process

Has/does news about a manufacturers’ recall (like the GM recall in the news now) cause you or your company to reexamine its manufacturing process?
View Results Poll Archive

Clear Seas Research

qcast_ClearSeas_logo.gifWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

eNewsletters

STAY CONNECTED

facebook_40.png twitter_40px.png  youtube_40px.pnglinkedin_40px.png