Our board wants to adopt a policy around disaster response. Can you help?

When disasters strike and emergencies occur, board members may want to respond when they learn about suffering or environmental damage. A policy will help your foundation act effectively during an emergency or as you work to minimize the impact of future disasters.

Here are several resources to guide your policymaking:

Disaster Grantmaking Strategies

Disaster Grantmaking Principles and Considerations

Thoughtful, Informed Policy in the Wake of Disaster (includes link to webinar recording)

Disaster and Emergency Response Policy


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