March 5, 2012 - JPMorgan Chase announced today it will donate $100,000 to the American Red Cross for relief efforts to residents in the devastated areas following the March 2 tornadoes in several Midwest states.
"Our thoughts are with the families devastated by these disasters and we want to contribute to helping our neighbors at this most difficult time," said Glenn Tilton, Midwest Chairman, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Chase is committed to helping customers recover from the storm. Customers in the affected areas who need help should contact Chase at 888-356-0023.
JPMorgan Chase and its Foundation have donated more than $800 million to nonprofit organizations over the last five years, with a particular focus on communities around the world devastated by catastrophic events.
If you would like to help people affected by disasters like these tornadoes and storms, you can make a donation today to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief by visiting www.redcross.org, calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or texting the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation. Contributions may also be sent to your local Red Cross chapter or to the American Red Cross, P.O. Box 37243, Washington, DC 20013.
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