March 18, 2011

Sanofi-aventis and its employees Donate to Tohoku Pacific Earthquake Relief Fund

Donation of 1 million Euros to support aid relief effortsDonations of essential medicinesWorldwide call for employee donations matched by sanofi‐aventis

 

Sanofi-aventis and its employees Donate to Tohoku Pacific Earthquake Relief Fund
  • Donation of 1 million Euros to support aid relief efforts
  • Donations of essential medicines
  • Worldwide call for employee donations matched by sanofi‐aventis

Paris, France – March 18, 2011 – Sanofi-aventis (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) announced today that it will donate 1 million Euros to support the aid relief efforts of the Japan Red Cross through the Sanofi Espoir Foundation for the Tohoku Pacific Earthquake and Tsunami that struck the area on March 11, 2011. Additionally, an appeal for generosity has been launched across all countries and affiliates worldwide, inviting employees who wish to join in this solidarity effort. All donations from employees will be matched by the Group.