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Oklahoma tornadoes: BP donates $500K to Moore tornado relief effort

MOORE — Oil company BP is donating $500,000 to the tornado relief effort in Moore.

The company said Thursday that $300,000 will come from BP America Inc. and $200,000 from the company's foundation.

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Published: May 23, 2013
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MOORE — Oil company BP is donating $500,000 to the tornado relief effort in Moore.

The company said Thursday that $300,000 will come from BP America Inc. and $200,000 from the company's foundation.


The money will go to the Red Cross to help with emergency needs.

The company says the donation is in addition to a fund employees donate to, which the company matches.

BP workers in eastern Oklahoma on Thursday delivered a trailer stocked with relief items.

BP has about 600 Oklahoma employees.


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