When Hurricane Harvey struck Houston, there was an urgent appeal for support from well-wishers to help in the rescue mission that was going on. Individuals, as well as business entities, came together to provide overwhelming support for their colleagues affected by the storm. One business entity that featured prominently in the rescue mission is Nabors Industries. Nabors is a drilling firm that has its headquarters in Texas. It is a global company. Led by CEO Tony Petrello, the firm decided to send its employees to the rescue to assist in various ways they saw fit. The group of employees who participated in the rescue mission decided to set up an area where they would cook and deliver hot food to those participating in the rescue mission as well as those who were being rescued.
The employees including the CEO, Tony Petrello also contributed money to help in the mission. Nabors Industries under the leadership of Tony Petrello has been doing a lot in supporting community initiatives. The company has been making contributions to humanitarian organizations in the country. They have also been establishing projects where they can help directly. Tony Petrello who believes in giving has transformed the firm into leading philanthropic firm in the country. As a person who is involved in philanthropic initiatives personally, he has brought in that practice in the business organization.Tony Petrello who was born in New Jersey but now lives in Texas has spent a huge portion of his wealth in supporting a medical center at the Texas Children Hospital.
This is a center that has been started to alleviate the neurological problems in children. The research center has recruited the services of top medical practitioners who he is hoping will help the facility in coming up with a solution to neurological problems in children. Many neurological problems usually result from malfunctioning of the brain. The effect is a high number of children who have physical and mental disabilities. Tony Petrello who has a daughter who is suffering from such a condition has seen his daughter fail to do the easiest tasks such as talking and walking due to the brain disorder.Tony Petrello together with his wife has been giving this initiative their all since they see it as the only hope for their daughter. They have been to the biggest hospitals in the world, and none can deal with the neurological diseases.