Every year the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation awards businesses for how they have positively impacted their communities.
Find out more about JPMorgan Chase's project to facilitate digital mapping around the world.
In October 2012, over 1,000 Airbnb hosts in New York opened their doors for those left stranded by Hurricane Sandy. Inspired by this outpouring of support, Airbnb’s engineers created a tool that makes it easy for Airbnb hosts to provide space to people in need when disasters strike.
The business community played a significant role in the immediate relief and recovery efforts following Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Ten years later, we’re reminded of the private sector’s continued role in increasing disaster resiliency in the Gulf Region and around the world.
As the nation and world reflect on the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and its impact on the Gulf Coast (particularly the City of New Orleans), it is hard not to marvel at the amazing recovery that has occurred.
Jill Raycroft is learning to deal with threats of all kinds—from earthquakes to cybercrime—every day. It’s all in a day’s work as the leader of the San Francisco Department of Emergency Management’s training and exercise program.