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JOIN US: Red Cross Experience

A natural disaster hits Southeastern Wisconsin. A tornado rips down a home, a fire burns everything to the ground, flooding sweeps away neighborhoods.

Where will you go? 71 more words


Community Partners Build Disaster Preparedness Kits

By Mark Siggelkow, AmeriCorp Member

We will never forget the terrible tragedy of 9/11 nor will we never forget the care, compassion, service, and hope that followed.   447 more words

Disaster Services

Is Your Workplace Prepared for Emergencies?

September is National Preparedness Month, and it’s important to remember that emergencies can happen anywhere and at any time. Most of us have plans in place at home for emergencies like illness or natural disasters, but is your workplace prepared for these events? 292 more words

American Red Cross

Preparedness Week, Day 4 & Day 5

Day 4’s challenge was a more laid back task – A huge storm is expected to hit and we have a day to prepare. It is expected that we could be without power and water for a few weeks. 655 more words


Prepping Trepidations

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I’m a prepping “noob”, although, having grown up on a farm, and having spent most of my adult life working in a trade known for its tools, I have a preparedness lean in my DNA. 866 more words


Are You Prepared? An Emergency Checklist to Help You Prepare

Author – Christine E. Jensen

Have you ever wondered how to prepare for an emergency? Do you know what is important to store and what isn’t? 585 more words