C.H. Robinson "Robinson Cares" Week Raises Additional $4,600 for Charities

Tue. September 27th, 2016
- by Melissa De Leon Chavez     

MONTEREY, CA - To push the company’s deep-rooted initiative to support others, C.H. Robinson celebrated the growth of its annual “Robinson Cares Week,” hosting an inaugural event for the Monterey, CA region.

The company announced that its Western Sourcing Region office in Monterey, CA, hosted its first-ever annual with exciting success, raising over $4,600 for local and national charities.

“We at C.H. Robinson not only strive to be best in class in the transportation world, but we also take great pride in our philanthropic culture as well,” the company stated in a press release. “It was incredible to witness our employees first-hand coming together to give back to our communities and have some fun while supporting great causes.”

Funds were raised through everything from pledges and events to a silent auction, with the bounty set to be donated to C.H. Robinson’s following federation partners:

  • C.H. Robinson Employee Hardship Fund
  • American Heart Association
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Dorothy’s Place
  • SPCA Monterey County
  • Foodbank of Monterey County
  • The Veterans Transition Center

C. H. Robinsons’ corporate offices have supported various organizations for the past 17 years, raising over $2.6 million through charitable contributions and volunteer events.

The company sent out a big thank you to all donors and dedicated participants for making its first Robinson Cares Week such a success.

C. H. Robinson