Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Recovery

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Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Recovery

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Issue Network is committed to improving the efficacy of business philanthropy in disasters, breaking down information and coordination barriers between sectors, and highlighting the unique work of corporate citizens in the field. The businesses in this Network are committed to expanding individual and business preparedness, providing skills and resources for a robust response, and ensuring that long-term recovery is given due consideration in the disaster management cycle.

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Leading Companies Sign Letter in Support of Refugee Relief
WASHINGTON, D.C., September 20, 2016 /3BL Media/ —The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today released an open letter to the business community, signed by 49 companies, which highlights how the private sector is working to empower refugees through education,...
Sep 20, 2016 12:00 PM ET
U.S. Chamber Foundation Partners with Tyco to Develop Tools for Small Business Safety, Security
WASHINGTON, July 20, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and the Tyco Cares Foundation today announced a partnership to create and distribute online resources designed to educate small business owners and chambers of commerce on steps they can take to...
Jul 20, 2016 1:30 PM ET
This Friday: Earthquakes and Flooding Relief Coordination Call and Webinar
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center (CCC) will host a coordination webinar on Friday, April 22 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss relief efforts after the...
Apr 21, 2016 12:00 PM ET
New Report Shows How Business Responds to Disasters Effectively
Over the past 15 years, the U.S. Chamber Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center (CCC) has worked with companies to identify strategies and best practices for dealing with disasters. Companies are often in a unique position to respond quickly and efficiently when disasters arise. Today, CCC is releasing ...
Apr 1, 2016 11:30 AM ET
October 9: South Carolina Flooding Disaster Coordination Call
Register to Attend Extreme flooding in South Carolina over the past week has damaged homes and businesses, displaced families and individuals, and left at least 17 fatalities in the region. In the wake of disasters such as these, a multi-sector response effort is...
Oct 8, 2015 11:20 AM ET