By Stephen Nakrosis 
 

Boeing Co. on Friday said it will provide $10 million in emergency assistance for India to help support that country's Covid-19 response.

"Boeing will partner with local and international relief organizations to deploy the $10 million to the areas of greatest need in consultation with medical, government and public health experts," the company said.

Boeing said its team in India includes 3,000 employees, "in addition to valued local customers, suppliers and business partners."

The company also said its employees can donate personally to charitable organizations supporting Covid-19 relief in India, and added, "as part of the Boeing Gift Match program, the company will match monetary donations dollar for dollar, extending the reach of assistance being provided to the Indian people."

 

--Write to Stephen Nakrosis at stephen.nakrosis@wsj.com

 

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April 30, 2021 12:58 ET (16:58 GMT)

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