Crisis Response & Recovery Services


In times of crisis, organizational leaders need immediate guidance and resources to help them make smart decisions to protect their workforce, operations and finances. Grassi's Crisis Response & Recovery services are designed to help your business respond effectively, recover quickly and return confidently to business as usual.

Our dedicated Crisis Response & Recovery professionals are there for your business before and after the crisis as well, helping you implement the strategies, policies and procedures that prepare your company for potential interruption and ensure continuity of its business operations.


Call our Crisis Response & Recovery Hotline

If you are experiencing a significant business crisis that requires a real-time response, call our Crisis Response & Recovery Hotline at 212.223.6216 to speak with a Grassi consultant or email us at



We offer a wide range of crisis remediation and planning services:

Business Continuity Consulting – Before, during and after a crisis, Grassi's consultants can map out the steps you should take to prepare, protect and preserve your company through any emergency.

Emergency Loan Consulting – Let Grassi's experienced loan consultants handle the complicated selection, application and documentation process involved in applying for emergency loans and grants from federal and state government entities or other funding sources. Our loan services are customized to provide just the right amount of support to your existing staff.  

Workforce Planning – Align your workforce with the changing needs and priorities of your organization to ensure you are poised to meet your long-term objectives – even when crises strike. Grassi's HR Consultants will help you make and carry out the important decisions involving your human capital. 

Human Resources Consulting – Let Grassi's Human Resources professionals fill the temporary or permanent gaps in your personnel functions, with services including the administration of benefits, retirement plans, recruitment, compliance and outsourced HR professionals. 

Outsourced CFO Services – Weather the storm with financial oversight and advice from Grassi's CFO Advisory specialists. Our outsourced CFO services include budgeting, cash management, internal controls, operational analysis, vendor management, strategic transaction support and more. 

Technology Consulting – Our cybersecurity and IT professionals can help you identify and remedy any vulnerabilities and inefficiencies in your cybersecurity, infrastructure and IT systems to keep your technology running optimally in any crisis situation. 

Corporate Restructuring and Turnarounds – In a crisis, it is critical to re-evaluate your internal business structure and make all necessary changes to adapt to your new normal. Grassi's corporate restructuring and valuation specialists can assess your cash flow projections, lending options, debt considerations, operational expenses and workforce structure and recommend strategies to create a more profitable organization. 

Bankruptcy Consulting – When bankruptcy is the best course of action, our bankruptcy specialists work to meet the needs of both debtors and creditors, providing you with guidance and advice every step of the way.

Don't face a business crisis alone. Grassi's Response & Recovery team can help you prepare and lead your business through every unexpected turn. Email to learn more.

Articles & Alerts

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Nonprofit Checklist for COVID-19 Response

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Overnight, the Senate unanimously passed an expanded version of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act that includes a historic $2 trillion of aid for Americans and businesses in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak. The bill now moves on to the House, which is reported to be planning a vote for Friday morning. If approved, the legislation would then proceed to the President to be signed.


NYC Nonprofits Eligible for Coronavirus Aid

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