I would like to thank Rick Palmer (Contra Costa VOAD), Carol Friedman (MIDC), Paul Szczesiul (San Francisco VOAD), & Jim Uhey (Santa Cruz VOAD) for your participation on our panel last Tuesday. The information and guidance you gave on how to start and maintain a local VOAD was fantastic! http://www.calvoad.org/ - View on Facebook
Thank you to our friends at the SF Mayor’s Office on Disability for the info: This is to inform you that the U.S. Small Business Administration (“SBA”) is making low-interest, long-term federal disaster loans available to residents and business owners in San Francisco, San Mateo, Alameda, Santa Clara and Santa… - View on Facebook
Announcing a new webinar - "ADA National Network Learning Session: What Large-Scale Planned Events can Teach us About Inclusive Planning for Disasters: Lessons Learned from the 2014 World Series Championship Parade & Civic Celebration in San Francisco." February 12th, 2015 Webinars begin at 2.30pm ET/1.30pm CT/12.30 pm MT/11.30am PT/9.30am Hawaii.… - View on Facebook
SF CARD is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in San Francisco, San Francisco.
We provide technical assistance and training services directly to human-service leadership and front-line staff. Our consultants help those organizations become better prepared, so they can continue providing their services post catastrophic disaster!
We have worked with over 350 human-service providers that serve our most vulnerable populations, such as Children, Seniors, and People with Disabilities etc.
Organizations Served – SF CARD provides technical assistance, exercise facilitation, and collaboration services to a broad spectrum of human-service providers. We help human-service providers, so their clients can continue to receive services post disaster.
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