When Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast in late August, people around the country provided an outpouring of volunteer support and resources to help those affected. A number of businesses helped out, as well.
- Cendant Corporation, a provider of travel and residential real estate services, provided housing and rental car assistance to emergency workers in the Gulf Coast. The company also opened up an employee hotline for their affected workers.
- Chase/Bank One allowed customers with mortgages a