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Disaster Response/Relief

This resource has been designed and assembled by the Macro International evaluation team with the support of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation as a starter kit to promote the integration of effective evaluation into grantmaker education programs.
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Learn how to help victims of disasters in ways that comply with federal tax rules that apply to charitable organizations from the Internal Revenue Service.
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
This comprehensive report shares the experiences of donors that provided funding following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and offers a blueprint for future philanthropic intervention following such disasters.
Audience: All Funders

This guide was developed by a joint working group of the Council on Foundations and the European Foundation Centre. It identifies eight principles of good disaster grantmaking and offers a number of tips to help grantmakers address disasters more effectively, including facts and figures about recent major disasters around the world and a list of useful disaster information websites.

Audience: Corporate Giving
Release Date: September 2, 2020

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., recently donated more than 83,000 pounds of food items to 10 food banks and religious organizations in New Jersey and Pennsylvania following tropical storm Isaias.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: September 5, 2019

The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, announced it is donating $100,000 to Hurricane Dorian relief efforts across the Bahamas.

News Type: News
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: May 29, 2018

IBM has announced the launch of a five-year, $30 million initiative to bring startup, academic, and enterprise developers together to help communities prevent, respond to, and recover from natural disasters.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: December 18, 2017

The United Philanthropy Forum (of which CNJG is a member) is compiling a nationalwide list of responses, news items, resources and programming for philanthropy in response to the destruction being left by the recent hurricanes, earthquakes and wildfires.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Release Date: September 14, 2017

The damage wrought by Hurricane Irma has sparked a fresh wave of giving from corporate America.

News Type: News
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: September 14, 2017

The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey has pledged $100,000 in direct grants and a special matching gifts program to help the victims of Hurricane Irma in Florida.

News Type: News
Topic: Grantmaking

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