Disaster Response

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation publishes content on disaster response and related issues. Find and access current and archived items in our database. 

Hurricane Irma Coordination Call

The aftermath of Hurricane Irma has led to severe damage to homes and businesses, displaced families and individuals, and left numerous fatalities in the region. In the wake of disasters such as these, a multi-sector response effort is critical. 

Hurricane Irma & Harvey Coordination Call

The aftermath of Hurricane Harvey has led to extreme flooding in Texas and damaged homes and businesses, displaced families and individuals, and left numerous fatalities in the region. And only days after Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma threatens to have similar effects. During disasters such as these, a multi-sector response effort is critical. 

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Protection and Prevention: Safeguarding Your Business

The Frisco Chamber of Commerce and Plano Chamber of Commerce Invite You to a Special Training on September 12

Every business and organization needs to consider safety and security measures. Prevention is critical, but are you wondering where to start? If so, don’t miss our September 12 training.

Promoting Resilience and Cross-Sector Collaboration for a Sustainable Future

The latest American Society of Civil Engineers Infrastructure Report Card gave America’s infrastructure a D+ grade. This impacts our resilience against disasters as well as our long-term competitiveness and our ability to become more sustainable. How can we pull best practices to help build resilience in our communities from the sustainability field?

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