**This program is hosted by our partner, Center for Disaster Philanthropy, who has extended an invitation to PNY members. Space is limited and will be granted on a first come, first served basis.**
Over the course of a week, Hurricane Dorian made a total of five landfalls – three in the Bahamas (twice on Great Abaco and another on Grand Bahama Island), a U.S. landfall in North Carolina and a final one in Canada. The storm affected hundreds of thousands of people and left at least 70,000 homeless. It will be months before we know the full scope and scale of damage from Dorian in communities throughout the Bahamas, the Carolinas and across Canada’s Maritime provinces, but it is clear that recovery from the storm will take years.
In our second Hurricane Dorian webinar, experts will focus on tracking what we know to date while also looking ahead to future needs.
CDP launched the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season Recovery Fund in response to the needs that will arise following Hurricane Dorian and other storms that may hit throughout the Atlantic hurricane season. Details about the fund will be provided during the webinar.
- Updates on the situation on the ground in affected communities
- Critical needs and share ways to support long-term recovery
This webinar is provided with generous funding from the UPS Foundation.
- Katherine Boatwright, Director of Operations, National VOAD
- Lorelei Costa, Executive Director, Outer Banks Community Foundation
- Doug Stropes, Humanitarian Policy and Global Engagement Deputy Division Director, USAID's Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance
- Tanya Gulliver-Garcia (Moderator), Assistant Director of Major Initiatives, Center for Disaster Philanthropy
All interested funders.
Registration is required by September 16th.
Members and Non-Member Funders: Please click on the "Register Now" link above. Dial-in and webinar information will be emailed to you before the webinar.
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