News Release

<< Back
Travelers Commits $100,000 to Assist Relief Efforts in the Philippines

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2013-- The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) today announced that in response to the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, the company will make an immediate donation of $50,000 to the American Red Cross to assist in relief efforts. Additionally, the company will match employee donations up to $50,000, for a total corporate commitment of $100,000.

“The devastation wrought by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines has created a humanitarian crisis of vast proportions,” said Marlene Ibsen, vice president of Community Relations. “As an organization, Travelers has a strong tradition of supporting communities in times of need, and we are pleased that we are able to contribute to the disaster relief efforts and support our employees who wish to help.”

Travelers will match employee donations to the American Red Cross, Save the Children or the International Rescue Committee, dollar for dollar, up to $50,000.

About Travelers

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) is a leading provider of property casualty insurance for auto, home and business. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Travelers has approximately 30,000 employees and generated revenues of approximately $26 billion in 2012. For more information, visit

Source: The Travelers Companies, Inc.

The Travelers Companies, Inc.
Ashley Maagero, 860-277-2954

Important Legal Information
This site contains information about Travelers. Travelers disclaims any duty or obligation to update such information. Any "forward-looking statement" is made only as of the date such information was originally prepared by Travelers and is intended to fall within the safe harbor for forward-looking information provided in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements, other than statements of historical facts, may be forward-looking statements. Words such as "may," "will," "should," "likely," "anticipates," "expects," "intends," "plans," "projects," "believes," "estimates" and similar expressions are used to identify these forward-looking statements. Results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by forward-looking statements. Factors that can cause results to differ materially include those described in the Corporation’s most recent Form 10-K and Form 10-Qs filed with the SEC and contained on this site.

This site may contain links to other Internet sites, and may frame material from other Internet sites. Such links or frames are not endorsements of any products or services in such sites, and no information in such site has been endorsed or approved by Travelers.