Wells Fargo Donates $100,000 to American Red Cross to Help California Fire Victims

Wells Fargo ATMs also to accept donations for the Red Cross

SACRAMENTO, Calif.--()--In response to the fires affecting many California residents, Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) is contributing $100,000 to support the efforts of the American Red Cross Capital Region. The donated funds will support victims of the King, Boles, Junction and Courtney fires.

“These wildfires threaten our customers, neighbors and our own team members”

Additionally, from September 25 through October 8, Wells Fargo customers can donate to the Red Cross at Wells Fargo ATMs throughout Northern and Central California. Customers will not be charged a fee for using this service and 100 percent of the donations will be sent to the Red Cross.

“These wildfires threaten our customers, neighbors and our own team members,” said David Galasso, Wells Fargo Northern and Central California Lead Regional President. “We’re reaching out to support the American Red Cross in their efforts to help victims of these fires.”

“Over the past two weeks this community has been hit hard by wildfires and Wells Fargo once again shows what a true partner they are by providing support for the American Red Cross relief efforts,” said Kathleen Weis, CEO American Red Cross Capital Region. “We are extremely grateful for their continued investment in the Northern and Central California area and the Red Cross.”

Wells Fargo customers affected by the fires should contact their banker and visit their nearest Wells Fargo banking store to discuss financial options. Customers also can contact Wells Fargo 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 1-800-TO-WELLS (1-800-869-3557).

About Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) is a nationwide, diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.6 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 9,000 locations, 12,500 ATMs, and the internet (wellsfargo.com), and has offices in 36 countries to support customers who conduct business in the global economy. With approximately 265,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 29 on Fortune’s 2014 rankings of America’s largest corporations. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy all our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. Wells Fargo perspectives are also available at Wells Fargo Blogs and Wells Fargo Stories.

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