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Advisory Council Expertise Creates Big Impact on CDP Focus Areas


Transform Disaster Giving. Increase Donor Impact. How many of you have created your own six-word stories, biographies, or statements? It is amazing what six little words can convey. The entire focus of the Center for Disaster Philanthropy is held in the … Continued

Tracking a Disaster


In late April, I was sitting in my office, one eye on the Weather Channel and one eye on the emails pouring in to my inbox.  Severe weather was forecasted across the Midwest and South during the next several days, … Continued

August Off to Busy Start at CDP


Whatever happened to the “slow” summer months? June and July have been anything but slow for those of us at the Center for Disaster Philanthropy. Of special note is an exciting new partnership with The Foundation Center we recently announced … Continued