The Center for Disaster Philanthropy partnered with the Florida Philanthropic Network’s Communications Affinity Group to explore best practices and tools for communications professionals during crisis in this August 2016 webinar, which included:

  • Live demo of the Disaster Philanthropy Playbook, a comprehensive resource of philanthropic strategies, best practices, and lessons learned to guide the philanthropic community in responding to future disasters
  • First look at Center for Disaster Philanthropy’s Communications and Disasters Toolkit
  • How to assess your organization’s communications capacity in the event of disaster
  • Firsthand account of communications steps and lessons learned in the aftermath of the Pulse nightclub shooting
  • Media relations principles and positioning your message

Watch the webinar recording and download resources:

Crisis Communications slide deck
Disaster Communications Plan Toolkit

Presenters included:
Rachel Calderon,Marketing & Communications Manager, Central Florida Foundation Co-chair, Communications Affinity Group, FPN

Anna Hurt,Disaster Management Analyst, Center for Disaster Philanthropy

Grace Maseda, Marketing Communications Director, Helios Education Foundation Co-chair, Communications Affinity Group, FPN