I was invited to participate in a NOAA workshop this month. There were university professors, research scientists, government experts, and me.
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This morning BCLC’s Stephen Jordan broke via CNBC that business contributions for Haiti relief and recovery have surged past $100 million. “Mobilizing more than $100 million in just ten days is extraordinary
The Nationwide Foundation has partnered with the American Red Cross to support Disaster Services and Biomedical Services for more than 25 years.
At the time of this writing, the business community has already raised over $106 million in the span of less than ten days in response to the earthquake in Haiti. This does not include the role the networks
Today BCLC is focusing on the business role in disaster response (In one hour from now, we are hosting a FREE webinar, “First Step in Disaster Response: Employee Assistance” — there’s still time to
This morning, Major George Polarek, who recently returned from Haiti, offered the audience at BCLC’s forum on National Resiliency and Gulf Coast Recovery several on-the-ground insights on earthquake
More than 12 million people in the Horn of Africa today are in need of live-saving assistance due to the severe drought and resulting famine in the region. It's the worst drought in that region in 60 years, most severely affecting areas of Somalia, Kenya, Ethiopia, and Djibouti.
BCLC’s recent business delegation trip to Joplin Mo. brought together business leaders, government officials and nonprofit organizations to assess the community recovery effo