Hurricane Harvey has ravaged southeastern Texas. Rain has flooded Houston. People are waiting in hours-long lines to buy groceries. The storm is not yet over, but companies are already starting to donate money to relief efforts.
Wal-Mart — Wal-Mart and the company’s foundation will provide cash and product donations of at least $1 million to organizations helping with relief, such as the American Red Cross, Salvation Army and Convoy of Hope.
PepsiCo — PepsiCo and its foundation are providing more than $1,000,000 in cash and products to the Red Cross.
Starbucks — The Starbucks Foundation will donate $250,000 to Hurricane Harvey relief. The coffee chain will also allow customers to make a donation to the American Red Cross in its stores. Employees who donate money can request a matching donation.
Microsoft — Microsoft has donated $100,000 to the American Red Cross “as an initial step” to help those …