Apple CEO: Customers and employees have donated more than $1 million for Harvey relief
Apple CEO Tim Cook said Wednesday that donations via iTunes, combined with employee contributions, have now raised more than $1 million for Hurricane Harvey relief. That's in addition to the $2 million Apple itself donated, and the company is matching employee donations two-for-one.
"Because Texas is home to more than 8,700 of our coworkers, the storm's impact is felt by all of us," Cook said in an e-mail to employees obtained by Axios. "There's still much to do, and Apple is committed to help."
Many in tech pitching in: Lots of tech companies have been raising money and contributing their know-how, including Verizon, which has pledged $10 million.