Intelex Raises $32,190 for the Red Cross Nepal Earthquake Fund

In response to the earthquakes that devastated Nepal in April, Intelex teamed up with the Canadian Red Cross to set up an internal fundraising campaign with the goal of raising $10,000.

Tallying up the final numbers of our fundraising campaign for the Nepal Earthquake relief efforts, we’re proud to announce that the campaign was a huge success. Through the generosity of our employees, not only did we reach our set goal, but in true Intelex fashion, we managed to surpass it and raise a total of $10,730! As icing on the cake, Intelex, along with the Canadian government also made a pledge to match all of employee contributions, which brings the total amount raised to $32,190!

The funds raised will go a long way in helping with the logistical challenges faced by those trying to get aid through to some of the most-affected areas of Nepal. Aid is now required … Read more...

Intelex donates $5,650 to the Canadian Red Cross

The Intelex team joined in the efforts to help the Red Cross raise $43,000 during Red Cross week this month. Every year over 2.2 million people are assisted, trained or educated by the Canadian Red Cross which is over 43,000 people each week! So that’s just $1 for each Canadian that will benefit from this fundraising campaign. Intelex employees collectively contributed $2,825 during Red Cross Week to the cause with Intelex matching every dollar raised for a total of $5,650! 

Red Cross week is about celebrating and recognizing the invaluable work of the world’s larget humanitarian organization. The week also pays tribute to Henry Dunant, the Swiss businessman who founded the Red Cross Movement, marking his birthday on May 8th with World Red Cross Day. 

For more information on the Canadian Red Cross and to donate to this great cause, please visit their website.