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Deepwater Horizon Memorial Fund established

Posted on 07 May 2010

The Deepwater Horizon Memorial Fund has been established to assist the families of the 11 crew members lost in the 20 April tragedy.

How to make a financial donation

You can make donations via cash, US check, US electronic draft or by international credit card (VISA or MasterCard) or debit card.

To donate online, please click here.

To donate by mail

Send your checks drawn on a US bank to:

Deepwater Horizon Memorial Fund

Account 89350

c/o Southern Federal Credit Union

4 Greenway Plaza

P.O. Box 2765

Houston, Texas 77252-2765 USA

In person

We do not recommend sending cash via the postal service, as mail may get lost. Cash donations should be made in person at:

Southern Federal Credit Union

4 Greenway Plaza

Houston, Texas 77046

Be sure to mention the Deepwater Horizon Memorial Fund, Account 89350

Hours: Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time.

By wire transfer

You can wire funds to:

Southwest Corporate Federal Credit Union

6801 Parkwood Blvd.

Plano, Texas 75024  USA

ABA Transit Routing Number: 311 990 511

For credit to: Southern Federal Credit Union

Account Number: 313 084 632

For further credit to: Deepwater Horizon Memorial Fund

Account Number:  89350

Credit Card, Debit Card or Electronic Draft

Call (M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT), e-mail, or fax your instructions directly to:

Deepwater Horizon Memorial Fund

Account 89350

c/o Southern Federal Credit Union

4 Greenway Plaza

P.O. Box 2765

Houston, Texas 77252-2765 USA

Attention:  Darcy Wolfe, Account Representative

Tel:   +1 713 232 7774

Fax:  +1 713 232 7122

E-mail: operations@southernfederalcu.org

Be aware that sending personal account information via e-mail is not considered safe, but the Southern Federal Credit Union can call you back and take your information via telephone.

They will ask for your credit card or debit card number, the expiration date, the 3-digit security code on the back of the card, and the amount of your donation.

If you want funds drafted electronically from your U.S. bank account, they will need the account name, the ABA transit routing number (a 9-digit number usually found at the bottom left of your check) and your account number.

Questions?

Should you have any questions regarding the donation methods, you may contact Southern Federal Credit Union at the phone number shown above. Alternatively, please feel free to call any of the following in Corporate Treasury:

Forrest Cebold, +1 713 232 7173

Forrest.cebold@deepwater.com

Ray Yi, +1 832 587 6195

Ray.yi@deepwater.com

The fund will take donations through 31 December 2010.

An employee advisory team is being established to direct these funds to the families. Since these funds are not going to a certified not-for profit organization, these contributions are not tax deductible under U.S. tax law.  These funds will go to families for them to use at their discretion as a demonstration of the support and concern of our employees and our friends.

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