The CDC Foundation, Blue Trident, and Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global provider of critical event management (CEM), have announced a charitable collaboration beginning with support of the CDC Foundation´s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the company said.
The CDC Foundation, which is an independent nonprofit, helps the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention do more, faster by forging partnerships between CDC and others to fight threats to health and safety. Similarly, Everbridge´s mission to keep people safe and organizations running calls for immediate and urgent focus in mitigating the threats from the COVID-19 pandemic to people, operations, and supply chains.
Together, the CDC Foundation and Everbridge will collaborate in a number of ways with an initial focus on raising awareness about, and financial support for, the CDC Foundation´s new campaign “All of Us: Combat Coronavirus.” off the financial contributions is Blue Trident, a 501(c)(3) charitable foundation led by Jaime (Everbridge Executive Chairman) and Pamela Ellertson. Blue Trident will match Everbridge employee contributions on a dollar-for-dollar basis up to USD 100,000 building on an Everbridge gift of USD 50,000 for a combined total target of USD 250,000.
The CDC Foundation helps the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) save and improve lives by unleashing the power of collaboration between CDC, philanthropies, corporations, organizations and individuals to protect the health, safety and security of America and the world.
Everbridge is a global software company that provides enterprise software applications that automate and accelerate organizations´ operational response to critical events in order to keep people safe and businesses running. For more information, visit www.everbridge.com.