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Resources from Fires: Join Local Foundation Leaders and Experts for A First Hand Report

Publication date: 
10/19/2017

On October 17th, over 150 participants took part of Northern California Grantmakers' funder call with leaders of local community foundations and disaster experts located in the areas most affected by recent Northern California wildfires. They heard a firsthand report of the situation, and learned what funders, nonprofits, and government are doing to assist at this stage of the emergency. 

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California Wildfire Disaster Response Resources

Publication date: 
10/13/2017

Our heartfelt thoughts go out to our members, partners, friends and everyone else who has been impacted by the recent wildfire disasters in Northern California. The following is some updated information that could be helpful to you in responding appropriately to these disasters.

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Quake Smart Community Resilience Program for Businesses & Organizations

Publication date: 
04/14/2017

Why should organizations care about earthquake risk?

Most of the United States is at some risk for earthquakes, and it is important that organizations (businesses, community groups, associations, etc.) understand the potential impacts. Developing a Preparedness and Mitigation Project Plan and taking action protects employees, customers,
and business continuity.

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Hurricane Matthew Disaster Response Resources

Publication date: 
10/05/2016

We have compiled a list of resources for grantmakers seeking to contribute to disaster relief efforts related to Hurricane Matthew. Please send any resources you'd like to share with the SCG funder community to: [email protected].


From The Center for Disaster Philanthropy, 10/31/16

Matthew Recovery: Funders Voices from the Field

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

12 pm Noon ET/11 am CT/10 am MT/9 am PT

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Promoting Earthquake Readiness

Publication date: 
07/25/2016

In Oregon, Washington State, and California, an early warning system helps citizens and officials better prepare for and respond to earthquakes.

by Harvey V. Fineberg, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

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