Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 12, 2006
Oshyn announced today that the company and its employees have made a significant donation to Mercy Corps, a non-profit organization, with the intent of helping the organization in its relief efforts for the Pakistan earthquake.
On October 8th 2005, a 7.6 earthquake struck Pakistan 60 miles northeast of Islamabad killing over 70,000 people and leaving over 4 million homeless. The biggest priority in the relief efforts is in providing shelter to Earthquake survivers, to endure the cold winter months ahead. Secondary priorities according to Mercy Corps include medical care, provision of emergency items, clean water and sanitation.
Oshyn's CEO, Diego Rebosio, lauded the contributions made by the company and its employees. "I’m extremely proud to work for a company that is ambitious not only in its financial goals, but also in its determination to make the world a better place. The funds we’ve provided will make a huge impact to people by saving and improving lives and making the entire world a better place as a result."
Oshyn, Inc. is a privately held technology implementation services provider headquartered in Los Angeles and serving clients throughout the US. Oshyn strengthens the competitive position of clients by delivering measurable results through the balanced application of strategic technology. Founded in 2001, Oshyn provides teams of dedicated, professional and experienced individuals with expertise in various areas including technology, creative design and business and program management. For more information on Oshyn, please visit: http://www.oshyn.com.
About Mercy Corps
Mercy Corps exists to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people build secure, productive and just communities. The agency's programs currently reach 7 million people in more than 35 countries. Since 1979, Mercy Corps has provided over $1 billion in assistance to people in 81 nations. Mercy Corps is a nonprofit organization with headquarters in Portland, Seattle, Cambridge, Washington, D.C. and Edinburgh, Scotland.
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