Allergan, Inc. announced that The Allergan Foundation has fast-tracked another $2 million dollars in charitable grants for community organizations responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. The new grants double The Allergan Foundation's total COVID-19 donations to date, raising the total to $4 million. The donations are dedicated to 57 organizations working on the front lines of the community response to the pandemic in New York, New Jersey, California, Texas, Ohio, Florida and internationally.
Included among the organizations receiving grants are the following:
- Food Bank for New York City
- Interfaith Food Pantry of New Jersey
- Charitable Ventures of Orange County, California
- Central Texas Food Bank
- Freestore Foodbank, Cincinnati, Ohio
- Hope South Florida
- Direct Relief
"As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to adversely impact people and communities, these essential organizations are helping the people most in need, providing them with food, housing and mental health services," said Brent Saunders, Chairman of The Allergan Foundation. "We applaud them for the critical front-line care they are providing, which The Allergan Foundation is proud to help support."