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    • Beavercreek Chamber of Commerce Tornado Business Recovery Fund - The Chamber Tornado Business Recovery Fund offers a one-time grant up to $2,000 for Beavercreek Chamber members businesses affected by the May 27, 2019 tornadoes in the Dayton and Beavercreek areas. A qualified business must be a chamber member in good standing prior to May 27, 2019. Applications closed on July 31 at 5:00pm. The Board and staff will select recipients prior to August 19th and award grants prior to August 31st.
       
    • Business Disaster Relief Loans -  If your business, regardless of size, is located in the declared disaster area, you may apply for a long-term, low-interest loan to repair or replace damaged property or to relieve business losses. There are no grants available to businesses. Click here to read the loan fact sheet.
      • Business Disaster Loans (up to $2 million) - Businesses and nonprofits can get loans to repair or replace damaged or destroyed real estate, machinery and equipment, inventory and other business assets and prepare for future disasters.
         
      • Economic Injury Disaster Loans (up to $2 million) - Small businesses, agricultural cooperatives, aquaculture enterprises and most nonprofits can meet working capital needs through the recovery period. These loans are available regardless of whether a business has suffered property damage.
         
      • The SBA has opened Business Recovery Centers (BRCs) in Greene & Montgomery County as of June 20th to help businesses apply for assistance. SBA representatvies at the centers can provide information about the disaster loans, answer questions and assist businesses in completing the SBA application.
        • Greene County BRC: Beavercreek Chamber of Commerce, 3210 Beaver-Vu Drive., Beavercreek, OH 45434. Weekdays, 8am to 5pm, closed Sat & Sun.
        • Montgomery County BRC: Harrison Twp. Community Center, 5945 North Dixie Drive, Dayton, OH 45414. Weekdays, 8am to 5pm, closed Sat & Sun.
           
    • FEMA INFORMATION If you are a disaster survivor, you may qualify for federal assistance. The registration process will take 20-30 minutes. The process is authorized by the Office of Management and Budget under Control number 1660-0002 with an expiration of February 28, 2021. If you are applying for both home and business disaster assistance, complete one registration to cover both.
      • You'll need the following to complete your registration:
        • Social Security Number (SSN), or, the SSN of a minor child in the household who is a U.S. Citizen, Non-Citizen National or Qualified Alien. 
        • Annual Household Income 
        • Contact Information (phone number, mailing address, and damaged home address)
        • ​​Insurance Information (coverage, insurance company name, etc.) 
        • ​​Bank Account Information (if you are eligible to receive financial assistance, the money can be deposited in your account)
           
      • If you need further information or assistance: Call the FEMA Helpline at 1-800-621-FEMA (1-800-621-3362). This number is also for users of 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS). TTY users can call 1-800-462-7585. Helpline services are available seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. ET. If you are having technical issues, call FEMA's Internet Help Desk at 1-800-745-0243. They are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

         
    •   Ohio Treasurer's Office Resources - CLICK HERE to visit their resource page. 
       
    • Tornado Reconstruction Resource Contact List - CLICK HERE to view this list of contact information.
       
    • Information Technology Disaster Resource Center, Inc - ITDRC is a VOAD member and trusted resource to Emergency Management and Disaster Relief organizations across the nation; delivering no cost Information, Communications, and Technology (ICT) resources and technical solutions to communities after catastrophic events such as Hurricanes, Tornadoes, Fires and Flooding. Contact them at 817-886-8550 or e-mail support@itdrc.org.
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  • TORNADO RESPONSE INFORMATION PACKET
     

    LIST OF CHAMBER MEMBER BUSINESSES OPEN IN AFFECTED AREA
    *Members, please contact us if your business is open and you are not listed*


    EMERGENCY INFORMATION
    If you feel that you or someone you know may be in immediate danger, please call 911.

    EVACUATION
    The Sheriff's office has partnered with local agencies for any needed residential evacuations. If you feel you need to be evacuated, contact the Sheriff's Dept at 937-562-4880.

     

    FEMA INFORMATION
    If you are a disaster survivor, you may qualify for federal assistance. The registration process will take 20-30 minutes. The process is authorized by the Office of Management and Budget under Control number 1660-0002 with an expiration of February 28, 2021. If you are applying for both home and business disaster assistance, complete one registration to cover both.

     

    You'll need the following to complete your registration:

    • Social Security Number (SSN), or, the SSN of a minor child in the household who is a U.S. Citizen, Non-Citizen National or Qualified Alien. 
    • Annual Household Income 
    • Contact Information (phone number, mailing address, and damaged home address)
    • Insurance Information (coverage, insurance company name, etc.) 
    • Bank Account Information (if you are eligible to receive financial assistance, the money can be deposited in your account)

    If you need further information or assistance: Call the FEMA Helpline at 1-800-621-FEMA (1-800-621-3362). This number is also for users of 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS). TTY users can call 1-800-462-7585. Helpline services are available seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. ET. If you are having technical issues, call FEMA's Internet Help Desk at 1-800-745-0243. They are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


    WATER SHUT OFF AND POWER OUTAGES



    YARD DEBRIS 

    • The City of Beavercreek, Beavercreek Township and Greene County Engineer  set a last “Put-Out” date of July 28, 2019 for tree and brush debris from the Memorial Day tornado event. The last put-out date of July 28th was nearly two months after the damaging tornado.  All entities have compelted their pick-ups. Please see below for where to drop additional yard debris. Construction debris is not being collected and organic debris must continue to be separated from construction debris to avoid the organic material from not being collected.
       
    • For those currently desiring to drop-off their own organic material and for everyone after July 28, 2019, residents can drop off their tree and brush debris at the Greene County Environmental Services Yard Waste Center located at 2145 Greene Way Blvd. in Xenia for NO CHARGE. Environmental Services operating hours are Monday through Thursday 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Saturday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and closed Fridays and can be reached at (937) 562-5925 or can visit: www.co.greene.oh.us/recycle.

    Construction Debris

    •  We continue to encourage residents to check with their insurance company regarding construction debris removal as many policies have some level of coverage, not including deductibles.
    • Construction debris (material that was part of a structure) can be taken to Xenia Demolition Landfill at 610 Dayton-Xenia Road in Xenia. Fees apply, please contact 937-372-2978.
    • Construction debris and household trash can be taken to the Montgomery County Transfer Facility at 1001 Encrete Lane in Moraine. Fees apply, contact 937-225-4999 or www.mcswd.org.

    BUILDING DAMAGE ASSESSMENT
    Red & Orange – Destroyed, Permanent structural damage, not habitable – permits, fees, plans & inspections required. The Greene County Dept of Building Regulation is currently involved in the Building Damage Assesment process in effort to expedite the repair and recovery efforts. A notice will be posted on each building that has been inspected. If a notice has not been posted, you may check with the Greene County Dept of Building Regulation to verify the buildings' inspection status. Click here for the building damage assessment grading scale. You may call 937-562-7420 or email buildingregs@co.greene.oh.us for more information.



    INSURANCE INFORMATION


    ASSISTANCE (CLEAN UP, FOOD & CLOTHING)


     

    PUBLIC HEALTH

    • Need your birth certificate or vaccination records? Greene County Public Health: 937-374-5639

     

    COPING WITH STRESS AFTER THE STORM

    • Be Hope Church -Financial Assistance & Pastoral counseling available.
    • Greene County Public Library Beavercreek Branch Emotional Support Center -  6/18 from 3pm to 7pm.
    • Grief counseling is available through the Disaster Distress Hotline at 1-800-985-5990 where mental health counselors are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
    • A New Direction For Counseling: Free Support Groups - 1411 N. Fairfield Rd. Beavercreek 937-426-2686
    • Helping Children Cope with Disasters: https://www.cdc.gov/childrenindisasters/helping-children-cope.html
     
    VETERANS
    • The Montgomery County Veterans Service Commission is ready to help veterans pay insurance deductibles as a result of tornado damage. Call (937)-225-4801 or email veteransinfo@mcohio.org.
     
    PETS
    • Call Greene County Humane Society at 937-376-3001, Greene County Animal Control at 937-562-7400 or SICSA Pet Adoption Center at 937-294-6505, ext 23.
    • Veterinary Preventive Care: 3024 Dayton Xenia Rd, Beavercreek, OH 45434 - free wellness checks for pets of those affected - walk in during business hours. (M 1-3, Tu 4-8, W 1-6, Th 4-8)
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  • DONATE

    • Individual churches may be accepting/distributing  donations. CLICK HERE to view a list of chamber member churches. Please contact them to find out their needs.

     

    VOLUNTEER

    • Beavercreek Fire Auxilary Team - call 937-426-1213 for ways you can help.
    • Operation Blessing & Disaster Aid USA - https://www.ob.org/disaster-relief/volunteer/ 
    • The Dayton Chapter of the American Red Cross is coordinating volunteer efforts - CLICK HERE to sign up.
    • Individual churches are organizing volunteers on a smaller scale. CLICK HERE to view a list of chamber member churches. Please contact them to find out their needs.
    • United Way of the Greater Dayton Area - contact their Volunteer Connection at 937-225-3039.