Emergency Management - Local Volunteer and Donations Management (G-288)
This 12-hour workshop addresses the planning considerations and operational requirements for an effective donations management system at the local level. A special emphasis is put on the importance of collaborative partnerships between local government, voluntary agencies, and community organizations as the key to success in volunteer and donations management.
Selection Criteria: Local government officials and State and/or local leaders of key voluntary organizations (i.e., those affiliated with the State Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD)), who have responsibility for planning, coordinating, implementing, and/or operating the donations management function at the State and local levels.
Required: Participants must have some responsibility to oversee, coordinate, and/or assist with the State and local donations and volunteer management functions during disasters.
IS 288, The Role of Voluntary Agencies in Emergency Management.
IS 100.a, Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS), ICS-100, and IS 700.a, National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction.[Last Update - Friday, 08-Mar-2013 16:25:54 MST]