Piñones, Puerto Rico relief efforts
Citizen-Soldiers of the Puerto Rico Army National Guard 92nd MP Brigade visited the community of Piñones, Puerto Rico as part of efforts to assist affected communities around the island after Hurricane Maria. Credit: National Guard Photo by Spc. Hamiel Irizarry, PRNG-PAO/Released

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season was one of the most active on record, and the transition from relief to recovery in the Caribbean in particular has been prolonged.

With generous support from The UPS Foundation, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy will address recovery needs in the region host in an on-location webinar from Puerto Rico. CDP staff Regine A. Webster and Anna Hurt will provide assessments on current funding and recovery efforts. A FEMA representative will provide updates on government response, including a situation overview, critical needs, and ways governments and private funders can intersect on recovery work.

Panelists currently include:

  • Regine A. Webster, Vice President, Center for Disaster Philanthropy
  • Anna Hurt, Assistant Director of Disasters and Grants, Center for Disaster Philanthropy

The UPS Foundation

Puerto Rico: Finding Opportunity in Crisis
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
4 p.m. ET/3 p.m. CT
Presented with generous support from The UPS Foundation.
Register today!

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For more information, please see the CDP 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Recovery Fund.