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U.S. Senate bill would get federal disaster aid to counties and communities more quickly
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U.S. Senate bill would get federal disaster aid to counties and communities more quickly

North Carolina's junior U.S. Senator has announced a bill to address what he says is the "unacceptably slow distribution of...
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Amazon to save merchandise from the trash, donating items instead in a new program
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Amazon to save merchandise from the trash, donating items instead in a new program

Starting in September, Amazon will kick off a new program that will keep unsold and returned items out of the...
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Google will give out $3 million in cash to victims after the next natural disaster in the U.S.
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Google will give out $3 million in cash to victims after the next natural disaster in the U.S.

It’s part of a project with GiveDirectly to measure if giving cash is the most effective form of disaster relief.
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NOAA increases chance for above-normal hurricane season
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NOAA increases chance for above-normal hurricane season

NOAA increases chance for above-normal hurricane season. The end of El Nino could boost Atlantic hurricane activity.
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People don’t understand how disaster-relief money gets spent—and it makes them less likely to donate
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People don’t understand how disaster-relief money gets spent—and it makes them less likely to donate

How can the disaster-relief world change people’s perceptions to increase donations?
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Hurricane season is here. Is your company ready to help with disaster response?
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Hurricane season is here. Is your company ready to help with disaster response?

Corporate giving after a disaster can be hugely important to recovery efforts. Here’s how to get it right.
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