Sarasota, FL, January 29, 2020 --(PR.com
)-- MyUS.com recently announced a fundraising campaign – benefitting the New South Wales Rural Fire Service and the Australian Wildlife Rescue Organization (WIRES) – in response to the recent bush fires that continue to have a devastating impact on Australia, its residents and its wildlife. The shopping and shipping organization has pledged to match all donations up to $10,000 (USD) through January 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM ET. Both organizations benefitting have been key leaders in the relief effort.
"As an organization with a longstanding relationship with Australia and its residents, our thoughts are with the individuals and wildlife impacted by these catastrophic bush fires," said Ashley Smith, Director of Marketing at MyUS.com.
To date, the Australian bush fires have killed at least 27 people and burned over 18 million acres of Australian land. Additionally, more than 2,000 homes and an estimated 1 billion animals have perished at the hand of the flames.
Funds generated by MyUS.com's campaign will be split evenly between the New South Wales Rural Fire Service and the Australian Wildlife Rescue Organization (WIRES).
To donate to MyUS.com's campaign, please visit: https://www.myus.com/donation-australia-relief/
To learn more about the New South Wales Rural Fire Service please visit: https://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/
To learn more about the Australian Wildlife Rescue Organization (WIRES) please visit: https://www.wires.org.au/
For more information about MyUS.com's philanthropic efforts visit: https://www.myus.com/about/social-responsibility/.
MyUS.com is an international shipping and shopping organization that allows individuals and businesses to purchase and ship U.S. goods to over 220 countries. MyUS.com was originally conceived as a means for expatriates to receive U.S. catalogs and mail overseas. This simple idea flourished and MyUS.com quickly grew into a pioneering global company that has opened U.S. retail channels to over 550,000 members all over the world.