Events

 

Upcoming Events

 

#GivingTuesday
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
On Tuesday, November 27, 2018, global charities, communities, and individuals will come together to transform the way people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. In the United States, #GivingTuesday coincides with the Thanksgiving holiday and the beginning of the holiday shopping season.  The DRI Foundation encourages disaster management practitioners and the global community to join in acts of giving. Learn how to get involved.

 

Volunteer Day at DRI2019
February 16, 2019
Las Vegas, NV
Every year the DRI Foundation organizes opportunities for DRI conference attendees to give back in the city where the annual professionals conference is held. Join DRI Certified Professionals and other volunteers in Las Vegas for a fun day of giving back to the community and networking. Learn more.

 

DRI Foundation Auction Benefit at DRI2019
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV
You are cordially invited to a festive evening at the DRI Foundation Auction Benefit in Las Vegas, NV during DRI2019. For more information click here or  contact Pascale Phelan at pphelan@drii.org.

 


Past Events

 

DRIDRI Foundation Reception and Auction Benefit at DRI2018
February 11-14, 2018
Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, Nashville, TN
You are cordially invited to a festive evening at the DRI Foundation Auction Benefit , during DRI2018. The cocktail reception begins at 6:30PM with music so get ready to place your bid. For more information click here or  contact Pascale Phelan at pphelan@drii.org.

 

#GivingTuesday
November 28, 2017
On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, global charities, communities, and individuals will come together to transform the way people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. In the United States, #GivingTuesday coincides with the Thanksgiving holiday and the beginning of the holiday shopping season.  The DRI Foundation encourages disaster management practitioners and the global community to join in acts of giving. Learn about how to get involved.

 

DRIDRI Foundation Reception and Auction Benefit At DRI2017
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
The Golden Nugget, 
Las Vegas, NV
You are cordially invited to a festive evening at the DRI Foundation Auction Benefit at the Golden Nugget, during DRI2017. The cocktail reception begins at 6:30PM with music so get ready to place your bid.For more information  click here or  contact Pascale Phelan at pphelan@drii.org.

 

2016-gt-logo-wdate1#GivingTuesday
November 29, 2016
On Tuesday, November 29, 2016, global charities, communities, and individuals will come together to transform the way people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. In the United States, #GivingTuesday coincides with the Thanksgiving holiday and the beginning of the holiday shopping season.  The DRI Foundation encourages disaster management practitioners and the global community to join in acts of giving. Learn about how to get involved.

 

EventPhotoFull_RustyBall_logo_full_smallThe Rusty Ball
Saturday, October 15, 2016 
Duke Energy Convention CenterCincinnati, OH
Join DRI Foundation board members and over 4,000 for an evening benefiting the DRI Foundation, among more than 300 listed beneficiaries. The Rusty Ball is Cincinnati’s premier benefit concert hosted by The Spirit of Cincinnatus and featuring The Rusty Griswolds.  When you buy a ticket, you decide who the beneficiaries are!  Learn more about the Rusty Ball and how to purchase tickets for a great cause here.

 

Family Pack to Oklahoma Aquarium (JENKS, OK) Item Number 109DRI Foundation Summer FUNdraising online auction via 
July 29- Aug 31, 2016
BidingForGood
The DRI Foundation’s online auction is underway. Through Bidding For Good, you can bid on entertainment packages, memorabilia, jewelry, vacation experiences, and much more, with proceeds supporting the Foundation’s mission of resilient communities worldwide. Click here to learn more.

 

Detroit Prep Fair 2014Detroit Prepare Fair
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Target, 5700 Beckley Road, Battle Creek, Detroit, MI
Join the DRI Foundation in partnership with Michigan State Police, the Battle Creek Response Consortium, Do1Thing, and Target for this annual event.  Individuals attending the fair will learn about local emergency response agencies, how to develop a family emergency plan and how to create an emergency preparedness kit. Attendees will be also able to meet local first responders and volunteers. The event is free of charge and open to anyone.We hope you can join us at the 2015 Prepare Fair. For more information click here.

 

EventPhotoFull_RustyBall_logo_full_smallThe Rusty Ball
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Duke Energy Convention CenterCincinnati, OH
Join DRI Foundation board members and over 4,000 for an evening benefiting the DRI Foundation, among more than 300 listed beneficiaries. The Rusty Ball is Cincinnati’s premier benefit concert hosted by The Spirit of Cincinnatus and featuring The Rusty Griswolds.  When you buy a ticket, you decide who the beneficiaries are!  Learn more about the Rusty Ball and how to purchase tickets for a great cause here.

 

BiddingForGood Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund Banner ImageBiddingForGood Online Auction
Beginning June 1, 2015
The DRI Foundation will be auctioning unique items to raise funds for Nepalese communities affected by the recent earthquakes.The more items donated, the more funds we can raise, so we’re asking for your help. Show your support for resilient communities worldwide by visiting our Bidding for Good auction page and making a contribution. By donating an item or service directly online, you’ll help raise money for our Nepal Relief Fund, and you’ll receive a mention on our site that can link back to your own web page. Please help by bidding or donating. Either way, let’s help earthquake survivors in Nepal.

 

Dance for Nepal with Partner LogosDance for Nepal
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Union Square Theatre, NY, NY
Dance for Nepal is an exclusive, one-night event conceived by Simona Ferrara and led by Artistic DirectorLloyd Knight to raise funds for the Nepalese communities affected by the recent earthquakes. Members of the New York dance community and other local area artists have been invited to participate in these efforts. All of the proceeds from the event will be donated to the DRI Foundation’s Nepal Relief Fund. More details coming soon. Please check back for more information.

 

5 15 2013 DRI Volunteer DayVolunteer Day at DRI 2015
February 28 and March 4, 2015
San Antonio, TX
In conjunction with the DRI International Certified Professionals Conference in March 2015,the Disaster Recovery International Foundation will give back to San Antonio, Texas. To learn more about Volunteer Day 2015 click here or contact Clyde Berger at cberger@driif.org.  Registration information is available on the DRI2015 official page.Thank you for your interest in becoming a partner of the Disaster Recovery International Foundation. 


DRI Foundation Auction Benefit at DRI2015

March 3, 2015
San Antonio, TX
You are cordially invited to a festive evening at the DRI Foundation Auction Benefit at the Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk during DRI2015.The cocktail reception begins at 6:30PM with music so get ready to place your bid. For more information  clickhere or  contact Pascale Phelan at pphelan@drii.org.

 

GT-STD-Web-Banner_250x250#GivingTuesday
December 2, 2014
On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, global charities, communities, and individuals will come together to transform theway people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. In the United States, #GivingTuesday coincides with the Thanksgiving holiday and the beginning of the holiday shopping season.  The DRI Foundation encourages disaster management practitioners and the global community to find a way to join in acts of giving. Learn about how to get involved  by clicking here.

 

2014_rustyballThe Rusty Ball
November 8, 2014
Cincinnati, OH
Do you like 80s rock music?  Do you enjoy going to concerts? Do you believe in supporting worthwhile causes? Of course you do!  This is why we invite you to join DRI Foundation Board Members at The Rusty Ball! What is the Rusty Ball? The ball is Cincinnati’s premier benefit concert hosted by The Spirit of Cincinnatus and The Rusty Griswolds.   Over 4,000 attendees come together for this annual event, each supporting their charity of choice from among the listed beneficiaries. When you buy a ticket, you decide who the beneficiaries are!  Learn more about the Rusty Ball here.

 

Detroit Prepare Fair
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Detroit, MI
Join the DRI Foundation and DRI International at the Detroit Prepare Fair. The event hosted by FEMA aims  to educate citizens and businesses in Detroit on the importance of personal emergency preparedness, and to provide resources to assist them with achieving their preparedness goals.  For more information click here, call 866-542-3744 or email getinvolved@driif.org

 

Ready Red Hook Day
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY
We will be joining the Red Hook community in Brooklyn, NY for Ready Red Hook Day.  The  initiative organized by the Red Hook Coalition  is a community-wide emergency readiness practice plan. The event will have residents of Red Hook visiting six designated locations around the neighborhood to learn about emergency support functions and conclude with a community celebration. Come learn more about the DRI Foundation and receive a preparedness kit.  For more information click here, call 866-542-3744, or email getinvolved@driif.org