Northern California Grantmakers’ Manager, Regional Vibrancy and Sustainability interview a selection of philanthropy-serving organizations between November 2016 – March 2017 to understand how PSOs have been involved in responding to disasters (natural or man-made community disasters).
The Resilient Organization, developed by TechSoup with the Center for Disaster Philanthropy, is a holistic guide to IT disaster planning and recovery. This e-book is intended for organizations that are preparing for a disaster, as well as those that need to rebuild and maintain operations after a disaster.
The Disaster Philanthropy Playbook is the comprehensive resource of best practices and innovative approaches to guide the philanthropic community in responding to future disasters.
Breakout Session: Maximizing Your Regional Association’s Contributions to Help Your Community Plan for and Respond to Disasters
Tuesday, July 29, 10-11:45 am
Presenters: Joanne Kelly, Colorado Association of Funders; Bob Ottenhoff, Center for Disaster Philanthropy; and Nina Stack, Council of New Jersey Grantmakers
If disaster strikes your region, have you thought about what role your regional association will play in the recovery process? Are there leadership opportunities for you in planning resilient communities? Do you have...
A five-step guide to formalize your organization's response to disasters.
A listserve discussion immediately following the earthquake in Haiti on January 12, 2010 detailing how RAs responded to the tragedy. A list of helpful links and resources for continued support is included.
Compiled responses from a December 11, 2009 listserve query regarding recommended speakers on disaster grantmaking.
Since 2005, U.S. grantmakers committed more than $1 billion for relief, recovery, and rebuilding in response to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Get interactive maps and charts to explore more than 4,000 of the grants awarded from the Foundation Center.
This comprehensive report shares the experiences of donors that provided funding following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and offers a blueprint for future philanthropic intervention following such disasters.
This guide was developed by a joint working group of the Council on Foundations and the European Foundation Centre. It identifies eight principles of good disaster grantmaking and offers a number of tips to help grantmakers address disasters more effectively, including facts and figures about recent major disasters around the world and a list of useful disaster information websites.