IDT Corporation (NYSE: IDT; IDT.C) – a leading provider of international
telecommunications services – and IDT Chile, S.A., today announced a
package of measures to assist communications following the earthquake in
Chile and support the relief effort.
“IDT is helping our customers in both the US and Chile to connect with
family and friends during this time of crisis. To assist the Chilean
earthquake relief effort, we are contributing the net proceeds from our
popular Boss Revolution service, matching employee donations to the
American Red Cross, and donating calling cards in Chile,” said Liore
Alroy, President and CEO of IDT Telecom.
IDT said that effective immediately:
IDT Chile is distributing free calling cards through international
consulates and local charities to help Chileans connect with family
and friends to assure them of their welfare.
100% of all proceeds less termination costs on all calls to Chile made
with IDT Telecom’s popular Boss Revolution service through March 31st
will be donated to the American Red Cross’ Chilean earthquake relief
IDT will match the first $50,000 in donations made by its employees
worldwide to organizations leading the Chilean relief effort.
About IDT Corporation:
is a consumer services company with operations primarily in the
telecommunications and energy industries. IDT Corporation’s Class B
Common Stock and Common Stock trade on the New York Stock Exchange under
the ticker symbols IDT and IDT.C, respectively.
Bill Ulrey, 973-438-3838