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The different faces of resilience

Attendees sat down bright and early Sunday morning to gather wisdom from an impassioned panel of resilience leaders from Colombia, Syria, and the United States. The American Red Cross’ Harold Brooks opened the session by saying, “We have an amazing panel of heroes with us” and how right he was. 466 more words

I pulled myself together thanks to Red Cross humanitarian action

Barbara Zamora lives in the city of Valparaiso, Chile.  She has three children and a very generous husband.  She recognizes that she is a demanding wife, asking her husband to buy nice things for their house.  200 more words

A suicidal veteran needs our help immediately


We have a suicidal, wounded veteran who needs our immediate help. As far as I know, we are his only advocates at this point in time. 507 more words

Disaster Response

Two Hurricanes and a Baby

Life as a married couple slowed down for just a few months after Josh’s accident. The summer passed. Josh and I saw my sister off from Florida to Baltimore, where she would see our older sister and nephew, before she heading to England in early August. 1,164 more words

AIANJ Takes home Component Excellence Award from Grassroots Convention

Submitted by Justin A Mihalik, AIA, Co-Chair, AIA Regional Recovery Working Group

The AIA Grassroots Leadership and Legislative Conference is always a great event to kickoff the new year as an AIANJ Leader.  288 more words


Save the date for the Annual HERA Education Program  

Wet Salvage Recovery Workshop

at the Georgia Archives
May 1st, 2015

10:00am – 4:00pm


Join us for a free Wet Salvage Recovery workshop conducted by Ann Frellsen, Collections Conservator for the Emory University Libraries. 30 more words

Disaster Response

NJ Disaster Safety Assessment Seminar

Registration Open Now for Post-Disaster Certification program.

April 11, 2015
8:30 am to 4:00 pm
at NJIT School of Architecture

Click here to Sign Up now !