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Apple Donating $1 Million to American Red Cross as Hurricane Florence Makes Landfall in North Carolina

Friday September 14, 2018 7:40 am PDT by
Apple is donating $1 million to the American Red Cross to support Hurricane Florence relief efforts, as it routinely does for natural disasters, according to a tweet shared by Apple CEO Tim Cook today. Apple often accepts Red Cross donations from customers through the App Store and iTunes Store, but it has yet to add banners to either storefront, or Apple.com. We'll update this article if...

Apple Accepting Red Cross Donations for California Fire Relief

Friday August 3, 2018 10:36 am PDT by
Apple today added banners to the App Store and iTunes Store on Mac and iOS devices allowing Apple customers to donate to the American Red Cross to support those who have been affected by the fires that have devastated Northern California. Impacting Shasta County and the town of Redding, the Carr Fire has become the sixth most destructive fire in California's history, ripping through more than...

Apple Promotes New Charitable Song #WHERESTHELOVE by Black Eyed Peas

Thursday September 1, 2016 9:40 am PDT by
Apple has added a banner on its homepage to promote the new song #WHERESTHELOVE, a reworked version of the 2003 smash hit "Where is the Love?" by The Black Eyed Peas. All proceeds raised from the song, which became available today on iTunes, will go to artist will.i.am's i.am.angel foundation, which funds educational programs and college scholarships in the United States. The track, which...

iTunes Store Accepting Donations to Support Earthquake Relief in Japan and Ecuador

Thursday April 21, 2016 6:16 pm PDT by
Apple today added banners to the iTunes and App Stores allowing customers to donate to the American Red Cross in support of people affected by the earthquakes that hit Ecuador and Japan last week. Donations made through iTunes and the App Store can be placed using credit cards already on file with Apple, making the donation process simple. Customers are able to donate $5, $10, $25, $50, $100,...

Apple Accepting Red Cross Donations Through iTunes to Support Migration Crisis

Friday September 18, 2015 6:12 am PDT by
Apple has added a banner to its U.S. website that allows customers to donate to the American Red Cross through the iTunes Store to support the refugee and migration crisis across the Mediterranean Sea and Europe. The donation tiers available include $5, $10, $25, $50, $100 and $200. All of the proceeds from donations, which are processed as regular iTunes Store transactions, are sent to the...