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Hurricane Matthew

Posted by Berkeley Chamber of Commerce on October 10, 2016 in Announcements , Press Releases
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Dear Chamber Members:

As we continue to assess our damages, below are links to information that might be beneficial. Again please contact our office if we can be of any service.

Price Gouging: Report all suspected instances of price gouging to the Attorney General’s Office – Email: /
Call: 803-737-3953

Important Phone Numbers:
Dorchester County Citizens Call Center: 843-832-0393
Berkeley County Citizens Call Center: 843-719-4800
Charleston County Citizens Information Line: 843-746-3900

Information for reporting outages and emergencies:
SCE&G – Downed/sparking lines: 1-888-333-4465; Gas outages/leaks: 1-800-815-0083; Online:
Berkeley Electric Cooperative: 1-888-253-4232
Santee Cooper: 1-888-769-7688; Online:

Small Business Development Disaster Center Offices – these offices offer counseling and financial help to those who are rebuilding their
home and businesses:
Disaster Assistance Customer Service Center (CSC)
Disaster Field Operations Center – East (FOCE)
Disaster Assistance Processing & Disbursement Center (PDC)
National Disaster Loan Resolution Center (NDLRC)
Health & Safety

Recover After an Emergency:

Find Your Local American Red Cross – Local chapters of the American Red Cross that provide disaster, health, and safety services.

SCEMD Recovery Program – Coordination of the Public Assistance (infrastructure) and Individual Assistance (human services) program planning and activities to assist citizens during the short, intermediate, and long-term phases of recovery.

Individual Assistance – Information, resources, and tips for individuals affected by a recent disaster.

Rebuilding Resources – Resources for rebuilding after a disaster.

Emergency Planning for Your Business – Information and resources for preparing for emergencies and disasters, specifically for businesses

Berkeley Chamber of Commerce

Please contact us if we can be of assistance.

Berkeley Chamber of Commerce
1004 Old Highway 52
Moncks Corner, SC 29461
(843) 761-8238
Charleston Line: (843) 577-9549

Elaine Morgan

Hurricane Matthew