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Playbook Update: New Videos, Newsletter, Toolkits, and More


We have reached the halfway point of the first year of the Disaster Philanthropy Playbook. These first six months have been a whirlwind of outreach to current and potential Playbook users on all the tools and resources they now have … Continued


Record Refugee Numbers Demand Action


As I was scrolling through my Twitter feed on World Refugee Day (June 20), a certain verse kept repeating itself in my mind. “If a brother or sister is poorly clothed and lacking in daily food and you say to … Continued


Funding Lessons From Orlando


After the horrific shootings in Orlando, Americans responded with an outpouring of sympathy and an impressive display of charitable contributions. While following well-known patterns seen after most major disasters, the response also broke new ground that is important to study. … Continued

By Benjamin Kerensa from Portland, OR, USA - Girl holds rainbow flag, CC BY-SA 2.0,