Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma Corporate Aid Tracker

The business community is responding agressively to the devastation from Hurricane Irma. U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation staff have been in contact with local chambers of commerce, federal disaster response officials, and businesses of all sizes.

Our Hurricane Irma Corporate Aid Tracker offers a summary of early business efforts and will be updated as more information comes in. For any new submissions, use this form to submit how your company is aiding in the Hurricane Irma relief and recovery efforts.

Businesses seeking help, wishing to provide aid, or providing an update on their efforts should start by calling the Disaster Help Desk at 1-888-MY-BIZ-HELP.


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Preparing Your Business for Hurricane Irma - U.S. Chamber Foundation Blog

As Hurricane Irma heads towards the southeastern United States, it’s important that communities and businesses in the potential impacted area prepare for the storm. There is still time to protect your business ahead of the storm. This blog post offers a few tips from our Disaster Preparedness Quick Guides to get you started.


Access full audio of the Hurricane Irma coordination call:

 


Partner Resources

Webinar, September 12 @ 12:30pm ET: Most Effective Way for Businesses to Support Hurricane Harvey and Irma Recovery

Join Jim Starr, President and CEO of America's Charities, and Bob Ottenhoff, President and CEO of the Center for Disaster Philanthropy, for a 20-minute webinar to learn why supporting long-term disaster recovery is so important, and how businesses have a unique opportunity to step up their support through the power of employee giving, matching gifts, and the "America's Charities Disaster Recovery Fund presented by Center for Disaster Philanthropy." 

Click here for more information and how to register.