Submitted by: Nat'l Assoc. of Securities Dealers
Categories: Philanthropy & Corporate Contributions
Posted: Sep 27, 2001 – 12:00 AM EST
Sep. 27 /CSRwire/ - The NASD announced today that its family of companies, including The American Stock Exchange, is making a $1 million donation to The New York Times 9/11 Neediest Fund as part of its effort to aid victims of the September 11 attacks and their families.
"This attack directly affected many of our member firms and thousands of their employees and families, as well as countless others throughout our country," said Robert Glauber, the NASD’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "I’m proud of the way the NASD and our entire industry has responded in the face of this tragedy. We pray for those we have lost and those who suffer, and hope that our support will in some way somehow lessen the terrible burdens so many must bear."
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