Posted on Mon, Sep. 29, 2008
Bacardi gives $100,000 to help Cuban storm victims
BY ELAINE WALKER
Bacardi Limited said Monday it has donated $100,000 to assist hurricane
victims in Cuba.
The world's largest privately held spirits company, whose U.S.
headquarters are in Miami, made the donation to the Pan American
Development Foundation and earmarked the funds for disaster relief in
Cuba. The money will go to provide emergency, shelter, food and hygiene
The Pan American Development Foundation, an affiliate of the
Organization of American States, creates public-private partnerships to
assist people in Latin America and the Caribbean, particularly after a