Apple to Donate to Hurricane Michael Relief Efforts

Apple CEO Tim Cook this night introduced that Apple shall be donating to restoration and reduction efforts for the ones within the Gulf Coast area who’re positioned within the trail of Hurricane Michael.

Image by the use of The Weather Channel

Hurricane Michael made landfall in Florida previous lately inflicting well-liked devastation with finishes up to 155 miles consistent with hour. It is now making its method throughout Georgia and is anticipated to hit a number of states within the southeast, together with Alabama, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia.

I grew up at the shores of the Gulf Coast, close to Pensacola and Mobile, and that area holds a distinct position in my middle. That’s by no means been truer than now. To all the ones communities within the trail of Hurricane Michael, you might be in my prayers. Please keep protected.

— Tim Cook (@tim_cook) October 11, 2018

When the storm hit Florida, it used to be categorized as a Category 4 hurricane, the most powerful to hit the continental United States since Hurricane Andrew. It has now weakened to a Category 1 hurricane, however has completed severe harm and left masses of 1000’s with out energy.

Apple is status with our pals and neighbors within the Gulf Coast area, and shall be donating to restoration and reduction efforts.

— Tim Cook (@tim_cook) October 11, 2018

Cook didn’t say how a lot Apple plans to donate, however for different contemporary storm failures, the corporate has supplied $1 million in support.

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