JPMorgan Chase to Donate $50,000 to Aid Greater Houston Flood Relief Efforts

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JPMorgan Chase & Co. announced today that it will donate $50,000 from
its foundation to support flood relief efforts in the Houston area. The
grant will go toward The Greater Houston Storm Relief Fund, which is
managed by the Greater Houston Community Foundation, to help flood
victims in Harris, Fort Bend and Montgomery Counties.

“Hundreds of our clients and employees in the Houston area have been
impacted by the devastating floods,” said Gina Luna, Managing
Director for JPMorgan Chase in Houston and a member of the Fund’s
Advisory Committee
. “Support for the Storm Relief Fund will allow
our community partners to help residents recover from this catastrophic

The JPMorgan Chase funds will be used by The Greater Houston Storm
Relief Fund to provide affected residents with services that include
shelter and temporary housing, food and supplies, health care,
transportation, child care, facility needs for child care and social
service agencies.

“Greater Houston Community Foundation is honored to serve our community
by administering the Greater Houston Storm Relief Fund in partnership
with Mayor Turner’s office,” said Renee Wizig-Barrios, Senior Vice
President & Chief Philanthropy Officer, Greater Houston Community
. “Funds will be directed to nonprofit agencies and
governments who are helping to meet the immediate needs of our fellow
citizens who have been impacted. JPMorgan Chase’s contribution will help
significantly in this effort.”

JPMorgan Chase is the largest bank in Houston, with 217 branches and
about 7,000 local employees. The firm serves more than one million local
customers, many of the top corporations and leading institutions across
the city.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) is a leading global financial services
firm with assets of $2.4 trillion and operations worldwide. The Firm is
a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and
small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing,
and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average,
JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States
and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and
government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information
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