2018 Disaster Relief - Indonesia Earthquake and Tsunami Fund
On Friday, September 28, a 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck the Indonesian coast of Palu in northern Sulawesi, triggering tsunami waves of up to 10 feet. More than 48,000 people have been displaced, and the hospitalization and death tolls continue to climb.
The Cisco Foundation has launched a $25,000 disaster response campaign to benefit Care, International Medical Corps, Islamic Relief, Mercy Corps, Oxfam Hong Kong, and Save the Children. The Foundation will match eligible donations up to $10,000 per employee. Donations will not be counted toward employees' annual $10,000 match limit.
**Note on Tax Deductibility: This fund may include organizations based in the US, and in other countries. US employees who make a credit card donation will receive a receipt for tax deductibility for the portion of the donation contributed to US organizations. Employees outside the US will not be able to receive a receipt for tax deductibility for credit card donations to organizations in this fund.**