The “Hurricane Harvey Recovery: How Donors Can Help” webinar on August 29, 2017, gathered several expert panelists to discuss catastrophic flooding in Texas and Louisiana, and how to allocate resources—human, financial, and technical—to meet the needs of Hurricane Harvey-affected communities.
Watch the webinar recording below to learn more about recovery challenges and opportunities.
Hosted by the Center for Disaster Philanthropy and the Council on Foundations, the webinar was moderated by CDP President and CEO Bob Ottenhoff and included opening remarks from COF Senior Vice President of Member Relations & Development Paula Wolferseder Yabar. Program panelists included:
- Renée Wizig-Barrios, Greater Houston Community Foundation Senior Vice-President and Chief Philanthropy Officer
- Jeanne-Aimee De Marrais, Save the Children Senior Director of Domestic Emergencies
- Damian Morales, OneStar Foundation Disaster Services Program Manager and Texas VOAD Membership and Growth Committee Chair
- Michael Riedy, CEM, Voluntary Agency Liaison, Federal Emergency Management Agency
For more information, please see the Hurricane Harvey disaster profile.