No one wants to think about disasters happening, especially a large earthquake, but the good news is they are the most survivable natural disaster. People just need to know what to do so that they react correctly.
The Foundation's Corporate Citizenship Center and its Data-Driven Innovation project are exploring responses to the outbreak of the deadly virus.
Throughout the years, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Corporate Citizenship Awards have recognized businesses for their investment in societal issues including disaster response and community resilience. Join us in celebrating those companies who have made a difference and saved lives.Reception is made possible through support from Office Depot Foundation, Target, UPS Foundation, and W.W. Grainger, Inc.
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The 4th National Conference on Building Resilience through Public-Private Partnerships will take place on October 15 and 16 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce headquarters in Washington, DC. The conference is a partnership between the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and U.S. Northern Command.
I joined Citi in 2004, after two decades in public service at the New York City Police Department and Office of Emergency Management (OEM).
When a devastating tornado struck Henryville, Indiana, the town’s only school was destroyed along with many homes and businesses. While many community members were unsure about what to do next, the children, teachers, and parents were asking when they could return to school.