$2.49 Million Given to "Employees' Favorite Charities"

Record Campaign Set by Local ExxonMobil Employees!

FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExxonMobil is pleased to announce today that its employees and companies in the Metropolitan D.C. area have set a campaign record by raising over $2.49 million for non-profits during its recently concluded "Employees' Favorite Charities Campaign."

"Our employees understand the impact our support has on many local organizations during this critical time of need. Their response was a record-breaking campaign with over 98.6 percent of our employees contributing this year," said John Byrnes, 2008 ExxonMobil Employees' Favorite Charities Campaign Chair, and Operations Support & Best Practices Manager, ExxonMobil Refining and Supply Company.

Employees and ExxonMobil this year combined for an increase of 10.7 percent ($241,842) over the 2007 campaign to help support their favorite non-profit organizations. The ExxonMobil Employees' Favorite Charities Campaign provided employees with the opportunity to give to any charity with 100 percent of their contribution going to their designated charity.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) provided a corporate contribution that will be distributed to 222 local health and human services non-profit organizations based on aggregate donations from employees. (Alphabetical listing of these organizations follows.)

The ExxonMobil family has a long history of supporting community groups and educational organizations in the greater Washington area, not only with contributions and grants to targeted organizations, but also with thousands of employees and retirees who volunteer their time and talent to local non-profits.

Organizations receiving checks ranging from $194 to $17,532:

A Wider Circle

AAA Women for Choice

Action in Community Through Service of Prince William, Inc.

African American Women Resource Center

ALIVE!, Inc.

Alternative House

Alzheimer's Disease & Related Disorders

Alzheimer's Family Day Center

American Cancer Society, Northern Virginia Region

American Diabetes Association, Washington, DC Area

American Heart Association, Northern Virginia

American Institute for Cancer Research

American Lung Association of Maryland, Inc. (ALA)

American Red Cross of the National Capital Area

American Red Cross, Alexandria Chapter

American Red Cross, Arlington County Chapter

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association (ALS)

Angel Flight

Annandale, VA Stake-Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Arc of Northern Virginia

Arlington-Alexandria Coalition for the Homeless, Inc.

Arthritis Foundation, Metropolitan Washington Chapter

ASHA, Inc. (Asian Women's Self-help Association Inc)

Ashburn Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department

Asian Pacific American Legal Resources Center

Assist Crisis Pregnancy Center

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, Maryland/Greater Washington, DC Chapter, Inc.

Autism Speaks-National Capital Area

Bethesda Chevy Chase Rescue Squad

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the National Capital Area

Black Student Fund

Bon Air Volunteer Fire Department

Boy Scouts of America, National Capital Area Council, The

Bread for the City, Inc.

Breast Cancer Foundation, The Susan G. Komen

Burke Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department

Capital Area Food Bank

Capital Hospice

Carenet Pregnancy Resource Center of Manasses and Warrenton

Caring For Others

Carpenter's Shelter

Catholic Charities of Arlington

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington

Center for Minority Studies (CMS)

Central Union Mission

Cerebral Palsy Ability Center (CPAC)


Child Safe Net, Inc.

Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation

Children's Food and Care Fund

Children's Hospital Foundation of Washington, DC

Choroideremia Research Foundation

City Impact, Inc. (Day Break)

Coalition for Economic Empowerment

Committee to Help Others

Community Lodgings, Inc.

Concerned Black Men, Inc., Washington, DC Chapter

Covenant House

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Daughters of Charity

DC Central Kitchen

Diabetes National Institute, Inc.

Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation, The

Disabled American Veterans

Divine Mercy Care

Door of Hope

Doorways for Women and Families

Down Syndrome Association of Northern Virginia

ECHO, Inc. (Ecumenical Community Helping Others)

Epilepsy Foundation of the Chesapeake Region

Episcopal Center for Children, The

Fairfax Area Christian Emergency and Transitional Services, Inc. (FACETS)

Fairfax CASA (formerly CASA of Fairfax)

Fairfax FISH, Inc.

Fairfax Volunteer Fire Department

Falls Church McLean Children's Center

Family and Child Services of Washington, D.C., Inc. (F&CS)

Family Tree, Inc.

Fauquier Family Shelter Services

Fisher House Foundation

Flicker of Hope Foundation

Food & Friends

Food for Others, Inc.

Georgetown University Jimmy L. Hewlett Lung Cancer Research Fund

Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital

Girls Incorporated of Washington DC Metropolitan Area

Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services, Inc.

Good Shepherd Preschool

Gospel Rescue Ministries of Washington, DC

Grace Oughton Cancer Foundation

Growing Hope

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity-Prince William County

Hebrew Home of Greater Washington

Herndon-Reston FISH, Inc.

Higher Achievement Program, Inc.

Hilda M. Barg Homeless Prevention Center

Holy Family Emergency Assistance Program

Home for the Aged the Little Sisters of the Poor


Hope Village Inc

Hospice Foundation of America

House of Ruth

Hunger Program at Fairfax Presbyterian Church

Inova Health System Foundation

Inova VNA Home Health Care

Interfaith Works, Inc

Islamic-American Zakat Foundation

Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia

Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, Inc., The

Jewish Social Service Agency

Jill's House (Access Center)

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International-Capital Chapter

Kidney Foundation of the National Capital Area, National

Knights of Virginia Assisting the Retarded (KOVAR)

La Clinica del Pueblo

Lab School of Washington

Leesburg Volunteer Fire Department

Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, The

Legal Services of Northern Virginia, Inc.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Lift Me Up

Loaves & Fishes, St. Stephens and the Incarnation

Lorton Community Action Center (LCAC)

Loudoun Abused Women's Shelter (LAWS)

Loudoun Habitat for Humanity

Loudoun Interfaith Relief, Inc.

Loudoun Therapeutic Riding Foundation, Inc.

Lupus Foundation of Greater Washington

Lutheran Social Services of the National Capital Area, Inc. (LSS/NCA)

Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Mid-Atlantic, Inc.

Manna Food Center, Inc.

Manna, Inc.

Marcelino Pan y Vino

March of Dimes National Capital Area

Marian Homes Inc.

Martha's Table/McKenna's Wagon

Matthew's Center for Visual Learning

McLean Virginia Stake-Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

Meals on Wheels

Metropolitan/Delta Adult Literacy Council, Inc.

Miriam's Kitchen

Muscular Dystrophy Association-Greater Washington Chapter

My Sister's Place

N Street Village, Inc.

NAMI Washington DC

National Capital Lyme Disease Association

National Childhood Cancer Foundation

National MS Society

National Osteoporosis Foundation Bone Disease (dba) National Osteoporosis Foundation, Inc.

National Prostate Cancer Coalition Fund, Inc.

No. VA Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Northern Virginia AIDS Ministry

Northern Virginia Cool Cats Special Hokey

Northern Virginia Family Service

Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program

Northern Virginia Training Center - Parents and Associates

Oakton Virginia Stake-Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Occoquan-Woodbridge-Lorton Volunteer Fire Department

Orphan Foundation of America (OFA)

Parkinson's Action Network Foundation

Pathway Homes, Inc.

Pilgrimage Outreach Center

Planned Parenthood Association of Metropolitan Washington, DC

Planned Parenthood Foundation

Polaris Project

Preemies Today

Prevent Cancer

Providence Baptist Preschool

Rainbow Christian Services

Rappahannock United Way

Rebuilding Together Alexandria

Reston Interfaith, Inc.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, D.C., Inc.

Saint Mark's Christian Formation Center

Salvation Army - District of Columbia, The

Salvation Army - Fairfax, The

Salvation Army - Loudoun County, The

Sanctity of Life Ministries

Scleroderma Foundation of Greater Washington DC


Service Dogs of Virginia, Inc.

Shelter for Abused Women

Shelter House, Inc.

Sheppard & Enoch Pratt Foundation

Sickle Cell Disease Association of Greater Washington, Inc.

SIDS Alliance of the Mid-Atlantic

So Others Might Eat, Inc. (SOME)

Society for Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Inc.

Spastic Paraplegia Foundation

Special Olympics International, Inc.

Special Olympics Virginia, Inc.

Specially Adapted Resource Club (SPARC)

Spiritual Care Support Ministries, Inc.

St. Ann's Infant and Maternity Home

Starlight Starbright Childrens Foundation

Stepping Stones Shelter, Inc.

Sterling Park Volunteer Fire Dept.

Suited for Change

Sunday Suppers

Tahirih Justice Center

Teen Challenge of Maryland, Inc.

The Brady Urological Institute Development Office Fund for Johns Hopkins Medicine

The Foundation of the American Thoracic Society

The House

The Lamb Center

The Lighthouse Shelter (Annapolis Area Ministries Inc.)

The Men's Home

Time to Fly Foundation

Toys for Tots Foundation

Transitional Housing BARN, Inc.

United Community Ministries (UCM)

United Methodist Family Services

United Way of the National Capital Area

Virginia Smiles Inc.

Washington Regional Alcohol Program (WRAP)

Western Fairfax Christian Ministries

Whitman-Walker Clinic

Work, Achievements, Values & Education, Inc.

YMCA of Metropolitan Washington

Youth for Tomorrow

    Source: Exxon Mobil Corporation