Hurricane Preparedness Checklist from the WBCM Committee

The 2019 hurricane season is already here, and according to weather forecasts, up to four major storms could form. We are all familiar with the basics of hurricane preparedness, such as monitoring weather advisories, validating employees’ contact information, and having…

DRI Foundation Donates to Alabama Tornado Recovery

In the aftermath of the tornadoes that hit Lee County, Alabama, on Mar. 3, 2019, causing at least 23 deaths, the DRI Foundation provided a donation to the Community Foundation of East Alabama.   CFEA makes strategic grants to assist nonprofit…

Rebuilding and Resilience: Update on the Woolsey Wildfires

Donations from DRI Foundation supporters have been deployed to help the Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation to combat wildfires that started in Woolsey Canyon, CA. Here's an update from Liz Lin, President of the LAFD Foundation: "Thank you very much…

Rebuilding and Resilience: Update on Typhoon Mangkhut Recovery Efforts

The DRI Foundation is proud to support non-profit organizations in communities impacted by disasters to provide crucial assistance. Here is an update on how donations from our supporters have been deployed to help in the Philippines following Super Typhoon Mangkhut,…

Rebuilding and Resilience: After Hurricane Maria, Helping Schools and Children

The DRI Foundation is proud to partner with non-profit organizations in communities impacted by disasters to provide crucial assistance. Here are two cases for how donations from our supporters have been deployed to help in the Caribbean in the aftermath…

Give to the DRI Foundation’s Harvey Recovery Fund

In our profession, we know that communities like Houston, TX and others recently devastated by Hurricane Harvey need help to recover and rebuild. The DRI Foundation is committed to supporting the resilience efforts of these communities to help them build back better. Will you…

Gulf Coast Recovery: Resilience Community Donations Help Rebuild Baton Rouge

In August, continuous rainfall in southern Louisiana and Mississippi caused widespread flooding. The Federal Government declared a major disaster, reportedly the worst to hit the U.S. since Superstorm Sandy, killing at least 13 people, displacing thousands, and destroying about 60,000…

DRI Foundation Joins Reunion Sportive d’Haiti to Bring Relief and Recovery Following Hurricane Mathew

Hurricane Mathew struck Haiti on October 4, impacting an estimated 1.4 million people. The Category 4 hurricane caused devastation in a country still recovering from the impact of the 2010 earthquake. The DRI Foundation identified and partnered with Reunion Sportive…

Nepal Earthquake | Bringing more than a temporary fix.

Thanks to donations received through our Nepal Relief Fund, the DRI Foundation made a contribution to Water Missions International to help meet the urgent need for safe water in Nepal.  The following is an excerpt of an update on Water Mission's initiative…