Whirlpool Increases Charitable Donation

Benton Harbor, MI — Whirlpool Corp., one of the largest corporate sponsors of Habitat for Humanity, is making an additional $1 million commitment that will be used to build an entire city block of homes in Nashville, TN, the company announced.

Whirlpool, based here, said it is making the donation in honor of the company’s 2006 laundry products launch. Over the last six years, Whirlpool has committed more than $34 million and donated more than 68,000 appliances to Habitat for Humanity houses, including providing a Whirlpool brand refrigerator and range to every new Habitat house built in North America.