IGT RHODE ISLAND EMPLOYEES RAISE NEARLY $60,000 FOR UNITED WAY OF RHODE ISLAND
PROVIDENCE, RI – May 8, 2018 – IGT employees raised nearly $60,000 for United Way of Rhode Island during the Company’s two-week campaign held in April. All IGT offices in Rhode Island participated in the campaign including the Company’s operating headquarters in Providence, as well as its campus in West Greenwich, and call center in South Providence.
“We all know that hard times don’t discriminate, and that everyone needs help sometimes,” said Anthony Maione, United Way of Rhode Island President and CEO. “We also know that it takes a community working together to make our state a better place to live and work. Through their generosity, the team at IGT is changing lives and strengthening our community, and we are grateful for their continued partnership.”
“IGT takes great pride in giving back to our local communities, and when our employees become personally involved in raising thousands of dollars for a great community agency like the United Way, the impact of our participation becomes that much more meaningful” said Angela Wiczek, IGT Vice President of Corporate Communications.
The campaign concluded with a raffle prize drawing for IGT employees who contributed to United Way. The 39 raffle prizes were donated by local businesses including many restaurants, hotels, and limo/car rental companies.
About IGT (www.igt.com)
IGT (NYSE:IGT) is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of premium content, substantial investment in innovation, in-depth customer intelligence, operational expertise and leading-edge technology, our gaming solutions anticipate the demands of consumers wherever they decide to play. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has over 12,000 employees. For more information, please visit www.igt.com.
Angela Wiczek, Corporate Communications, toll free in U.S./Canada (844) IGT-7452; outside U.S./Canada, (401) 392-7452