DRI Veteran’s Scholarship Recipient Now a White House Emergency Manager

Brad Milliken is no stranger to emergency management. From the United States Coast Guard to the White House, Milliken has spent his military and professional career managing and coordinating responses to disasters of all kinds. He’s also a recipient of…

Foundation Giving for Family Needs, From Food to Diapers, in the Greater Los Angeles Area

The DRI Foundation is proud provide a $1,000 donation to the Open Arms Food Pantry and Resource Center in its mission to assist families in need throughout the Los Angeles County area.  Open Arms serves some 20,000 Southern California residents…

Women in BCM Interview: Encouraging the ‘Lightbulb Moment’ with Santita Lin Hyman

This is Leah Sawyer, from the board of the DRI Foundation’s Women in Business Continuity Management (WBCM), a non-profit industry group dedicated to women supporting women in the field of business continuity with learning and networking.   Welcome to an exciting…

From Pizza Joint Fire to BC Powerhouse: A WBCM Interview with Camila Pezzutti Domingues Ishikawa

Welcome to an exciting interview with a business continuity powerhouse, Camila Pezzutti Domingues Ishikawa, who is a Vice President at the Brazil-based Banco Rendimento and founded the WBCM chapter for Latin American and the Caribbean.   Camila took the time…

Be Rose International Foundation Helps Post-Wildfire Recovery

The DRI Foundation is proud to support the Be Rose International Foundation and its work helping communities in need in the wake of a wildfire that devastated Sierra Leone.  The Be Rose International Foundation is continuously helping people in need…

WBCM Scholarship Spotlight: Angel Roebuck, ABCP

Angel Roebuck is Emergency Management Liaison Officer for the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Emergency Management, a recipient of the DRI Foundation’s 2021 Women in BCM Scholarship, and as a result, a certified ABCP with DRI International.  What’s your professional…

Foundation Donation Assists Organization Helping Community Recover From Explosion

The DRI Foundation is proud to provide support to the D’Andre D. Lampkin Foundation for its work helping the community.  The Lampkin Foundation is a charitable organization operating programs throughout California that have a significant impact in a wide range…

Pandemic Relief Funding for Health and Human Services Organization

As part of its ongoing Pandemic Relief Fund efforts, the DRI Foundation has provided a grant to South Carolina’s East Cooper Community Outreach for its assistance programs, which have become all the more important during COVID-19. Founded as an emergency…

Hastings Food Pantry Receives Support For Pandemic Family Assistance Efforts

During the pandemic, food banks have played an essential role in supporting their communities with desperately needed resources. As part of the DRI Foundation’s Pandemic Relief Fund, a regular contribution has been set up for the Hastings Food Pantry.  Based…