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Why Disaster Preparedness Is a Critical Imperative for Every Nonprofit — Regardless of Mission

NonProfit PRO

The fact of the matter is that because the unexpected can strike at any moment, the best thing you can do as a nonprofit leader is to be ready for any disaster — regardless of your mission. Here are some tips on starting a disaster fund for your organization.

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Survey: Americans Increasingly Support Disaster Relief as Major Share of Charitable Giving

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An online survey found that 59% of American donors gave half or more of their total monetary donations last year to charities providing disaster relief. This marks a notable increase from the results of a similar survey from April 2022.

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Up To $2 Million In Disaster Assistance For Washington NPOs

The NonProfit Times

Low-interest federal disaster loans are available to certain private nonprofit organizations in Washington state following the federal disaster declaration for Public Assistance as a result of severe winter storms, straight-line winds, flooding, landslides and mudslides that occurred this past Jan. 5 through 29.

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Vanguard Charitable Survey: More Than 1 in 3 Donors Contributed to Disaster Relief Efforts

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More than 1 in 3 American donors gave half or more of their charitable contributions to disaster relief efforts in the last year, such as the Ukraine humanitarian crisis, COVID-19 relief, and natural disasters like wildfires.

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Is climate change action the new face of natural disaster relief?


Whether it’s global heatwaves, flooding in Pakistan, Canadian wildfires that block out the sun, decade-long droughts in Africa, or ever more powerful hurricanes, natural disasters have our attention. But climate change has been a disaster experienced slowly, and now all at once. Thinking big on climate change There is good news.

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CADRE (Collaborating Agencies' Disaster Relief Effort)


Visionlink is excited to begin supporting the work of Collaborating Agencies' Disaster Relief Effort, or CADRE-- a leading network of organizations that provide community services essential in times of disaster.

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Change Management for Grantmakers: The Center for Disaster Philanthropy’s Journey to Better Grantmaking


In early 2022, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy began an organization-wide grants change management review. The post Change Management for Grantmakers: The Center for Disaster Philanthropy’s Journey to Better Grantmaking first appeared on The ENGAGE Blog. We incorporated learnings and feedback from grantee partners.