NEW YORK, AUGUST 30, 2011 - JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) today announced it would commit $200,000 to the American Red Cross to help with Hurricane Irene relief - $100,000 to the Greater New York chapter for services in the Tri-State area, and $100,000 to the national organization.
The JPMorgan Chase Foundation has donated more than $500 million to non-profit organizations over the last five years, including several communities around the world devastated by catastrophic events. The Foundation recently provided $500,000 to the relief efforts in areas affect by tornadoes in Alabama and Missouri and $250,000 to the relief efforts in the Horn of Africa affected by the drought.
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