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WHEN DISASTER STRIKES, VOLUNTEER EFFORTS ARE CRUCIAL
https://www.fema.gov/news-release/2013/08/23/when-disaster-strikes-volunteer-efforts-are-crucial
organizations that have been active in the continuing recovery are: the American Red Cross, the Community Food Bank of New Jersey, Church World Service, World Renew, UMCOR (United Methodist Church...
Section_2_PM_Intro.pdf
https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1446216182929-02eb347496f7038f9856601f42da700b/Section_2_PM_Intro.pdf
government and community leaders to focus on the following objectives: engaging the whole community in collaborative community planning and capacity building; integration of community resources; outreach...
Region III: DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV
https://www.fema.gov/region-iii-dc-de-md-pa-va-wv
as the single, regional coordination point for emergency communications preparedness, response, and recovery for federal, state, and local governments within Region III. This group also provides...
Medical Reserve Corps
https://www.ready.gov/medical-reserve-corps
emergency situations. Local community leaders can develop their own Medical Reserve Corps Units and identify the duties of the MRC volunteers according to specific community needs. For example, MRC...
Flood Playbook
https://www.fema.gov/media-library/assets/documents/98407
these guidebooks are designed to provide community leaders and employers with tools and resources to participate in America’s PrepareAthon! The guides provide suggestions on conducting a day of action...
The Disaster Declaration Process
https://www.fema.gov/disaster-declaration-process
of the Sandy Recovery Improvement Act, federally recognized Indian tribal governments now have the option of pursuing a declaration directly from the President. FEMA has developed Tribal Declarations Pilot...
critical_infrastructure_paper.pdf
https://www.fema.gov/pdf/about/programs/oppa/critical_infrastructure_paper.pdf
of smaller-scale projects; The increased incorporation of computers and other technology into physical The governments role in providing and securing information and communications infrastructure...
Volunteers Needed in Louisiana for Disaster Recovery
https://www.fema.gov/news-release/2016/04/05/volunteers-needed-louisiana-disaster-recovery
in the local affected community, accelerating its economic recovery. Cash donations, rather than unsolicited donated goods, avoid the complicated, costly and time-consuming process of collecting...
Public Assistance: Local, State, Tribal and Private Non-Profit
https://www.fema.gov/public-assistance-local-state-tribal-and-non-profit
provides grants to state, tribal, territorial, and local governments, and certain types of PNP organizations so that communities can quickly respond to and recover from major disasters or emergencies...
Resources to Protect Your House of Worship
https://www.fema.gov/faith-resources
preparedness activities among public and private community representatives, as well as state and local government agencies. For organizations that are not located within a designated UASI site, funding...