Category Archives: Announcements

New Additions to the Toolkit

We added a Recent Comments widget to the right column.  Please help feed this by commenting on our posts!  Also, there is now an RSS feed display of recent messages from the DIMRC Disaster Outreach listserv on the left column … Continue reading

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Tropical Storm Emily

FEMA is asking residents of Florida and the East Coast to be aware of the progress of Tropical Storm Emily.  See the FEMA update:  http://www.fema.gov/news/newsrelease.fema?id=57048.

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Meta-Leadership Summit for Preparedness

Thanks to FEMA for the heads-up about this conference, being held tomorrow, June 15–check out the conference site here:  http://www.meta-leadershipsummit.org/.   Here’s the description from FEMA’s news update:  Empowering Business, Government and Nonprofit Leaders to Act Together in Times of Crisis Leadership … Continue reading

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Devastation in Joplin

We are all heartsick to hear about the catastrophic tornado damage that occurred in Joplin, MO last night, as well as in other areas of the Midwest.  See the New York Times story about Joplin here:  http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/24/us/24tornado.html?_r=1&hp.  It gives better information … Continue reading

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