HOUSTON, May 26, 2011--- ConocoPhillips [NYSE:COP] today announced it will contribute $500,000 to the American Red Cross to assist in disaster relief efforts arising from the recent tornado in Joplin, Missouri.
The company has also offered to match donations made by its U.S. employees.
"Our hearts and prayers go out to those who have lost friends and loved ones in Joplin," said Jim Mulva, chairman and chief executive officer. "We hope this contribution will help fill some of the needs of those most affected so they can start to rebuild their lives and return their community to the vitality it once had."
ConocoPhillips is an integrated energy company with interests around the world. For more information, go to www.conocophillips.com.
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John Roper (media)