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NEWS UPDATES 23 March 2020

The Estée Lauder Companies – Together against COVID-19!

The Estée Lauder Companies contributes to global COVID-19 relief support

  • Globally, a $2 million grant was awarded to Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières
  • In New York City, a grant was provided to support the establishment of The NYC COVID-19 Response & Impact Fund. The new $75 million fund will provide critical support for New York City’s vital social services and cultural community organizations.
  • The Estée Lauder brand is donating two million surgical masks for those on the front lines in New York.
  • M∙A∙C Cosmetics’ VIVA GLAM Fund will be allocating $10 million to 250 local organizations all over the world that are providing essentials needs and services to people at higher risk during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The Estée Lauder Companies is also contributing to the broader COVID-19 relief efforts by producing hand sanitizer for high-need groups and populations, including front-line medical staff, at our Melville, New York manufacturing facility.


(Source: The Éstee Lauder Companies)