Building Hope One School at a Time

I spent this past weekend traveling to and visiting the All Hands project in the Nuwakot District, where nearly 90 percent of the schools were destroyed. There I got to see how CDP funding and a whole lot of sweat … Continued

Recovering from Christmas Floods

CDP awards grants to support outreach and services for Missouri’s most vulnerable Cleaning up the day after Christmas took on a completely different meaning in Missouri this past December. Following two months of heavy rainfall, record river crests resulted in … Continued

Join the #CDP4Nepal Journey

There are two things you should know about me from the start. The first is that I am and always will be a Kansas girl. I love the Sunflower State—the hardworking farmers, the warmth in a passing stranger’s greeting, and … Continued

Three Keys to Effective Earthquake Recovery

Watch, learn, then act to support medium- and long-term recovery work that strengthens local communities. Just shy of one year ago Nepal was rocked by a series of catastrophic earthquakes that devastated infrastructure, caused significant deaths, and upended previously-vulnerable communities. … Continued