Hurricane Irma: What Funders Should Know

On September 14, 2017, the Council on Foundations co-hosted a webinar with the Center for Disaster Philanthropy and the Southeastern Council on Foundations to provide updates on U.S. damages and the situation throughout the Caribbean, and ways funders can address recovery needs. A panel of experts included: 

  • Robert McFalls, President and CEO, Florida Philanthropic Network
  • Rebecca Mandelman, Vice President for Strategy and Engagement, The Miami Foundation
  • Sherry Magill, President, Jessie Ball duPont Fund
  • Liz Gibson, Individual Assistance and Voluntary Agency Liaison Section Chief at FEMA
  • Cathy Howard, Section Chief, CAPALAC (Central Asia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Latin America, Caribbean, and Ukraine) Coordination and Response Division, UN OCHA

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