DENVER, Colorado - July 5, 2012 - JPMorgan Chase announced today it will donate $25,000 to the Colorado Chapters of the American Red Cross for wildfire relief efforts in Colorado.
The 2,000 Chase employees along the Front Range are also donating money and volunteering their time to local relief efforts. Most employees are eligible to have their donations matched by JPMorgan Chase, doubling the impact of their gift.
"We want to contribute our time and our financial resources to helping our neighbors in this hour of need," said Todd Munson, President of JPMorgan Chase in Colorado.
Chase is committed to helping customers impacted by the wildfires. Customers in the affected areas who need help should visit a Chase branch, call 888-356-0023 or visit www.chase.com.
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 this disaster, you can make a donation today to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief by visiting www.redcross.org or texting the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.
Chase branches in Colorado are also accepting donations to the American Red Cross and to the Pikes Peak Or Bust Rodeo Foundation.
In Colorado, JPMorgan Chase has 125 branches along the Front Range and the largest ATM network in the state. In 2011, JPMorgan Chase donated $3.2 million to Colorado non-profit organizations. More information about Chase is available at www.chase.com
Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.3 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. Chase serves more than 50 million consumers and small businesses through more than 5,500 bank branches, 17,500 ATMs, credit cards, mortgage offices, and online and mobile banking as well as through relationships with auto dealerships. More information about Chase is available at www.chase.com.