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Always Be Prepared: How to Plan Your Disaster Relief Strategy

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When disaster strikes, people feel compelled to respond immediately. When the COVID-19 crisis hit, we saw Benevity's community give more than $640 million in donations and grants in under eight weeks.

If you have a plan in place for how you’ll respond to the next disaster, before it happens, you’ll be able to act within hours — when it matters most.

Wells Fargo Donates $100k for Tornado and Flood Relief in the South

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SAN FRANCISCO, April 20, 2020 /3BL Media/ – The Wells Fargo Foundation today announced a donation of $100,000 to the American Red Cross in support of tornado and flood relief efforts across the southern U.S.

Hurricane Harvey Relief Coordination Webinar: August 30 @ 1:00 p.m. EDT

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The aftermath of Hurricane Harvey has led to extreme flooding in Texas over the past few days and damaged homes and businesses, displaced families and individuals, and left at least eight fatalities in the region. In the wake of disasters such as these, a multi-sector response effort is critical. 

Wells Fargo Donates $1 Million to Support Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

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DALLAS, August 28, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) announced today it is donating $1 million to support those affected by Hurricane Harvey and the extensive flooding in its wake. Wells Fargo is donating $500,000 to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund, and an additional $500,000 to local nonprofits focused on recovery and relief efforts in Texas in the coming days and weeks.

Smart Grid and Microgrids—the Hard Solution for Asia’s At-Risk Megacities

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Disaster recovery remains a driving force for Asia, which experiences more natural disasters than any other region in the world. Floods, earthquakes and cyclones continue to wreak havoc—killing people, wiping out homes and livelihoods, and leaving economies in distress.

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According to the FBI’s most recent data, there were almost 8 million property crime offenses in the United States in 2015.  And, according to Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) estimates, roughly 2 million employees per year are affected by some form of workplace violence.

Designing Better Disaster Relief

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The following post is part of a series of stories written by Booz Allen Hamilton’s Summer Games interns. The opinions and views expressed in this article are the author's own and do not reflect the views of Booz Allen.

Written by Abby Lemert

The firm doesn’t choose the adventure for us, they choose us for the adventure.

New Report Shows How Business Responds to Disasters Effectively

Companies often play a critical role in managing the effects of disasters. New report highlights best practices for utilizing business assets and developing strategic
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Over the past 15 years, the U.S. Chamber Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center (CCC) has worked with companies to identify strategies and best practices for dealing with disasters. Companies are often in a unique position to respond quickly and efficiently when disasters arise.
 

American Households Not Prepared For Disasters, Not Confident That Children’s Needs Will Be Met

Join a LIVE WEBINAR at noon Tuesday, Feb 9, about a new survey released by Columbia University’s National Center for Disaster Preparedness
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