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Merrimack Valley gas disaster relief fund: How to apply for financial assistance
LAWRENCE, MASS. (WHDH) - A relief fund that was established to assist those impacted by last month’s Merrimack Valley gas explosions and fires will begin...
What Does State's Strained Disaster Relief Fund Mean for Harris County?
Harris County may not be getting too much help from the state if a major flood event or — we hope not — a hurricane sweeps through the region. That's because Texas has depleted millions more than expected from its Disaster and Deficiency Grants fund, according to a letter from...
A Look At Why The B’nai B’rith Disaster Relief Fund Is Always Open
“The Disaster Relief Fund is open and needs support. Help us be ready by donating to the B’nai B’rith Disaster Relief Fund at donatenow.networkforgood.org/bbi-disaster-relief .” You...
AEP Emergency Disaster Relief Fund Contributes More Than $100,000 to Flood Relief Efforts in West...
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - Nearly two months after historic flooding devastated several small West Virginia communities, Appalachian Power leaders and employees presented the American Red Cross and The Salvation Army a $102,178 donation dedicated to flood relief efforts in those communities....
One year later: How are recipients of the Sun Prairie Disaster Relief Fund doing?
The $614,266 raised for the Disaster Relief Fund following the explosion in Sun Prairie last year benefited first responders, displaced families and business owners.
Kansas Newspaper Foundation donates $10,000 to Kansas Farm Bureau Disaster Relief Fund
TOPEKA In response to the devastating wildfires in south-central and southwest Kansas in March, the Kansas Newspaper Foundation voted Friday to
Top Legal Aid Funder Lands $15M Marked For Disaster Relief
The House of Representatives last week agreed to earmark $15 million out of a $19.1 billion supplemental disaster relief bill for the Legal Services Corporation. Unlike previous disaster acts, the money comes with no strings attached.
Florida Panhandle asks: Should disaster relief really be political?
May 8, 2019 by GlobalPossibilities David Goldman/AP/File An excavator tears down a damaged home from Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Florida, Jan. 25. Weather forecasters have since upgraded last fall’s hurricane from a Category 4 to a Category 5. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced the storm’s upgraded status Friday, making Michael only the fourth storm on record to have hit the U.S. as a…
How Do States Get FEMA Disaster Relief Money After Irene?
In the wake of Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irene, there's been a lot of chatter about another big battle brewing in Congress: FEMA disaster relief funding. The agency's been underfunded for years, to the point that it hasn't been able to
How Disaster Relief Works
USAID CIDI is an education organization that is focused on effective public donations in support of disaster relief.
Disaster relief: How to help
Redding Red Cross said financial donations are the most helpful in disaster relief
Why disaster relief is so hard
Tragedies from the Midwest to Mozambique leave us wanting to help. It’s not easy.
How to Detect Disaster-Relief Scams
Social media, crowdfunding are popular for fraud after disasters like Hurricane Harvey.
Why Get Trained in Disaster Relief?
The importance of training for Kentucky Baptist Disaster Relief Workers
Who Should Pay for Disaster Relief?
Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have devastated parts of the United States and many Americans naturally want the government to send aid. Should our government go ...
What To Take With You on a Disaster Relief Trip
Thinking of helping out after Michael? Here's what to bring.
How the federal government became responsible for disaster relief
In the aftermath of Friday's 7.0-magnitude earthquake that struck near Anchorage, CNN relayed a presidential tweet: "Trump tweets to Alaska: 'Federal Government will spare no expense.' " Future historians will have to assess where this disaster fits in the broader story of the Trump presidency and its management of catastrophes such as Hurricanes Maria and Harvey or the California wildfires. But President Donald Trump's tweet, and…
How to Get Disaster Relief from the IRS
One of the worst things that can happen to people is a disaster such as a flood, tornado, hurricane or other event. When disaster strikes, one of the first thoughts is how to cope financially. Rebuilding homes and businesses takes money, and much of the time relief can come from the IRS. Victims of disasters can find many options to take advantage of when filing their tax returns, ensuring they can have the money needed to rebuild their lives Taxpayers itemizing their returns…
How Social Media Is Transforming Hurricane Disaster Relief
Before Irma, the last hurricane to dramatically affect Florida was Wilma in 2005. People had access to cell phones, but the social media capability of these devices were quite limited. In 2005, there were no cell phone apps, Twitter was nonexistent, and Facebook was only [...]