Through webinars, teleconferences and speaking engagements, CDP connects the community of people working in disasters and disaster philanthropy.

Past Event Highlights

  • Hurricane Dorian: Next Steps for Philanthropy

    On Thursday, Sept. 17, 2019, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy hosted a second webinar on Hurricane Dorian to share updates about the situation on the ground in affected communities, discuss critical needs and explore ways to support long-term recovery.

  • Practical Matters: Tools for Supporting Immigrants in Disasters

    On Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy hosted a webinar with Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees and Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative to discuss the tools funders and organizations can use to ensure they are supporting immigrant populations in disasters and beyond.

  • Hurricane Dorian: Supporting the Bahamas

    On Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy hosted a webinar to discuss what’s happening in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian and how best to support the unique needs of small islands in recovery.

  • Funding for Immigrant Communities Post-Disaster

    On Thursday, July 11, 2019, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy hosted a webinar with Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees and Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative to discuss the role that philanthropy can play in supporting immigrants and their communities in recovery from disasters.

  • Midwest Disasters: What You Can Do

    On Thursday, May 30, 2019, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy hosted a webinar to discuss what funders should do now and in the next several months to support recovery in the Midwest, Great Plains and the central U.S. following devastating flooding and tornadoes.

  • Household Giving: How Donors Responded to 2017 & 2018 Disasters

    On Wednesday, May 22, 2019, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy hosted a webinar to share key findings from the U.S. Household Disaster Giving Research report and explore patterns of giving and factors that drive individuals to donate after disasters.

  • Ebola: Responding to a Growing Crisis

    On Thursday, May 16, 2019, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy hosted a webinar to share updates about the Ebola outbreak and discuss how philanthropy can respond.

  • Cyclone Idai: Responding to an International Crisis

    On Thursday, April 4, 2019, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy hosted a webinar to provide updates on the situation in countries affected by Cyclone Idai and share ways to support recovery.

  • Midwest Early Recovery Fund: Supporting Children in Disaster

    On Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy's Midwest Early Recovery Fund hosted a discussion to inform attendees how to support organizations invested in protecting children before, during and after a disaster.

  • PPREP Webinar: The Role of Public Media and Libraries in Community Crises

    On Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, the Center for Disaster Philanthropy and The Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities hosted a webinar to explore the role that public media and public libraries play in supporting local communities during times of shock and stress.