Maximus‘ philanthropic armÂ has donatedÂ $20,000 from employee contributions and corporate matching funds to theÂ Florida Disaster FundÂ of Volunteer Florida Foundation in memory of the victims inÂ the Orlando shooting.
Maximus said Thursday theÂ Florida Disaster Fund is an official state private fund thatÂ works to supportÂ organizations that serve survivors, families and others in need of assistanceÂ and helpÂ communities respond and recover from emergency or disasters.
The donation from the Maximus Foundation comes from charitable gifts by employees that the company matches with grants.
“Our thoughts continue to be with the victims and their families… We are proud to unite together and provide support to our Florida community during this time of need,” said Maximus CEOÂ Richard Montoni.
Volunteer Florida oversees the distribution ofÂ federal, state and local funding for national service and volunteer programs across Florida.