Natural Disasters Get up-to-the-minute news about hurricanes, earthquakes, tornadoes, floods and fires. This section also includes news related to relief efforts.

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Nov 20, 2018, 20:59 ET As Wildfire Recovery Begins, American Red Cross Encourages Holiday Home Fire Safety

With many families affected by wildfires unable to spend the Thanksgiving holiday at home, the American Red Cross urges families in Los Angeles and...


Nov 20, 2018, 19:25 ET Farmers Insurance® Continues to Assist Customers Impacted by Recent California Wildfires

With containment increasing on wildfires in Butte, Los Angeles and Ventura Counties, Farmers Insurance is committed to providing customers affected...


Nov 20, 2018, 15:23 ET Comerica to Donate $25,000 to American Red Cross for California Wildfire Relief Efforts

Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA) has announced it will donate $25,000 to the American Red Cross to assist with disaster relief efforts following the ...


Nov 20, 2018, 13:32 ET Uniting in Camp Fire Relief Efforts: Organic Valley and Dr. Bronner's Join Forces

Organic Valley, Dr. Bronner's and GrassRoots Alliance are working collectively through Grassroots Aid Partnership to deliver food and aid to those...


Nov 20, 2018, 11:27 ET Trumer Brewery Donates to Sierra Nevada Camp Fire Relief Fund

The Trumer Brewery in Berkeley, California, craft brewer of Trumer Pils, announced today a $100,000 contribution to the Sierra Nevada Camp Fire...


Nov 20, 2018, 10:44 ET HMG Creative Launches Web Design Projects for Disaster Recovery Organizations

HMG Creative, a full-service digital agency in Austin, is proud to announce the launch of two newly designed websites for organizations focused on...


Nov 20, 2018, 08:00 ET Giving Back in the Wake of Tragedy

When Hurricane Florence hit South Carolina the wind and rain were expected, but it was the resulting flooding that created some of the worst damage...


Nov 19, 2018, 19:19 ET SoCalGas and Sempra Energy Foundation Pledge as Much as $350,000 to California Wildfire Victims

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and the Sempra Energy Foundation today announced as much as $350,000 in combined donations to support relief...


Nov 19, 2018, 18:56 ET Sempra Energy Foundation, SoCalGas And Employees Pledge Disaster-Relief Assistance To California Wildfire Victims

The Sempra Energy Foundation, Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and employees of the Sempra Energy companies today announced they are teaming up ...


Nov 19, 2018, 15:20 ET Lutheran World Relief Helps Communities in El Salvador to Prepare for Disaster

Lutheran World Relief has launched a three-year initiative to help communities in eastern El Salvador better prepare for and respond to emergencies,...


Nov 19, 2018, 14:00 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces $125,000 in Financial Assistance for Flood-Hit Communities in Central Wisconsin

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (FHLBank Chicago) is providing up to $125,000 in financial assistance for communities in Central Wisconsin...


Nov 19, 2018, 08:30 ET Ross Stores Donates $300,000 To The American Red Cross For California Wildfires

Ross Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROST) announced today that the Ross Stores Foundation is making a $300,000 cash donation to the American Red Cross to...


Nov 18, 2018, 15:45 ET CTBTO: Australia Completes Its Monitoring Stations in the Global Network to Detect Nuclear Tests

"A remarkable achievement -- the result of a 20 year-long effort" A listening post in Antarctica -- the last of 21 Australian monitoring facilities...


Nov 18, 2018, 11:49 ET American Humane Rescue Team Rushes to Help Animals Displaced by California's Deadly Camp Fire

American Humane, the country's first national humane organization, which has been helping animals in disasters for more than 100 years, is deploying...


Nov 16, 2018, 17:15 ET Public Can Access NICB's Geospatial Intelligence Center Images of California Wildfires Damage

Images showing the destruction left behind by the recent California wildfires are now available to the public on the National Insurance Crime...


Nov 16, 2018, 14:01 ET Los Angeles-Based ECMC Foundation Contributes $50,000 to Relief Organizations Supporting California Fire Victims

ECMC Foundation has donated $50,000 to organizations providing relief and support to families and individuals affected by the Camp, Woolsey, Hill and ...


Nov 16, 2018, 13:44 ET The Home Depot Foundation destinará hasta $500,000 para ayudar a damnificados por incendios forestales en California

The Home Depot Foundation (Fundación The Home Depot) anunció hoy que destinará hasta $500,000 para colaborar con las iniciativas de ayuda a los...


Nov 16, 2018, 08:30 ET The Home Depot Foundation Commits up to $500,000 to California Wildfire Relief

Today, The Home Depot Foundation announced a commitment of up to $500,000 to support wildfire relief efforts in California, bringing its 2018...


Nov 15, 2018, 16:01 ET Eye Medical Clinic Provides Aid to Wildfire Victims

As the Camp Fire continues to impact northern California as the deadliest and most destructive in the state's history, Eye Medical Clinic of Santa...


Nov 15, 2018, 13:36 ET PlyFASTner LLC Revives Patent, Wins Trademark Approvals

PlyFASTner LLC, purveyor of code-certified hurricane protection systems for windows and doors, proudly announces the revival of the U.S. patent...


Nov 15, 2018, 12:26 ET Lytton Rancheria to Donate $1 Million for Victims of California Wildfires

The Lytton Rancheria Tribe, owner and operator of the San Pablo Lytton Casino in California, will donate one million dollars to victims of the Camp...


Nov 15, 2018, 10:28 ET Duke Energy teams up with DonorsChoose.org to help teachers and students recover from Hurricane Florence

The Duke Energy Foundation announced it is providing a $160,000 grant to DonorsChoose.org to fund relief projects by public school teachers in 16...


Nov 15, 2018, 10:00 ET Maintaining California's iconic landscapes is critical to meet state climate goals

Investing in the capacity of California's lands to store carbon can cut significant emissions and deliver billions in economic value, while reducing...


Nov 15, 2018, 09:00 ET Padx.com Waives 100% of Its Commissions to Help Southern California Fire Victims

California-based Padx.com has announced a new offering to help support displaced victims on the devastating wildfires in Southern California. For the ...


Nov 15, 2018, 08:00 ET One Concern Expands AI Disaster Platform with Launch of Predictive Flood Solution

One Concern, a Palo Alto-based benevolent artificial intelligence company with a mission to save lives and livelihoods before, during, and after...