Ashley donates $2 million to hurricane relief
September 13, 2017,
ARCADIA, Wis., Ashley Furniture is assisting with relief efforts for the catastrophic Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Hurricane Irma in Florida by contributing products and subsidizing discounts with a combined retail value of over $1 million, in each state.
"Like the rest of America, we were shaken by the images coming from Texas and Florida during and after the two storms," says Todd Wanek, president and CEO, Ashley Furniture. "Our hearts, thoughts and prayers are with the victims during this difficult time."
Ashley is currently working with local relief organizations and Ashley HomeStores in the following locations: in Texas, the Houston metro, Corpus Christi, Victoria, Beaumont and Nederland, and in Florida, Tampa/St. Petersburg, Orlando, Jacksonville, Naples/Ft. Lauderdale, Ft. Myers and Miami.
Additionally, Ashley employees across the nation, corporate offices and manufacturing and distribution facilities, along with our national sales force, are holding a flood drive to gather food and personal hygiene items as well as monetary donations.
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