Motorola Donates Key Communications Equipment to CHF International

using motorola walkie talkieMotorola Donates Key Communications Equipment to CHF International

The Motorola Foundation, the charitable arm of Motorola Inc., has contributed $100,000 to the American Red Cross for immediate support of earthquake relief efforts in Haiti. The Foundation also will match Motorola employee contributions to the American Red Cross up to a total of US $25,000. The American Red Cross is providing relief supplies, including food, shelter and medical equipment, to support the millions of displaced children and families.

In addition, Motorola’s donation of Talkabout® two-way radios is helping CHF International with its on-the-ground relief efforts in Haiti. CHF International, which has been undertaking one of the largest U.S.-funded infrastructure and employment-creation programs in Haiti since 2006, is focusing on recovery efforts within the densely populated city of Port au Prince and surrounding damaged areas.

About Motorola Foundation

The Motorola Foundation is the charitable and philanthropic arm of Motorola. With employees located around the globe, Motorola seeks to benefit the communities where it operates. The company achieves this by making strategic grants, forging strong community partnerships, fostering innovation and engaging stakeholders. The Motorola Foundation focuses its funding on education, especially science, technology, engineering and math programming. For more information, on Motorola Corporate and Foundation giving, visit

About Motorola

Motorola is known around the world for innovation in communications and is focused on advancing the way the world connects. From broadband communications infrastructure, enterprise mobility and public safety solutions to high-definition video and mobile devices, Motorola is leading the next wave of innovations that enable people, enterprises and governments to be more connected and more mobile. Motorola (NYSE: MOT) had sales of US $30.1 billion in 2008. For more information, please visit