Lowe’s Commits $2 Million to Hurricane Relief Efforts

Home improvement retailer continues support for communities in the Southeast following Hurricane Florence.

Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW), Mooresville, NC, has committed $2 million to support relief efforts for associates, customers and communities in response to Hurricane Florence’s impact on the Southeast. Lowe’s said it will continue to work closely with nonprofit partners and government agencies to determine immediate and long-term support needed by local communities.

The Lowe's Emergency Command Center has expedited more than 2,800 truckloads of supplies for preparation and recovery efforts, including generators, bottled water, sand, plywood, chainsaws, trash bags, gas cans and tarps. The company also said a list of Lowe's store closings and operating hours in affected markets is being updated regularly on the company’s website.

 

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