Disaster Recovery

					Disaster Recovery
What is Disaster Recovery?

• Financial contributions for specific
  disaster
• Funds used to rebuild communities
Recovery vs. Relief

• Program focuses on long-term recovery
  efforts
• Immediate disaster relief available
  through local relief agencies
• Local projects publicized on RI Web site
How Does it Work?

•   Disaster occurs
•   Rotarians contact RI programs
•   General Secretary may open account
•   Contributions accepted for six months
•   Funds distributed to local committees
•   Recovery efforts implemented
Current Accounts

• Solidarity in South Asia
  – India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Thailand
• Hurricanes Stan and Wilma (Guatemala
  and Mexico)
• Hurricane Wilma (USA)
• Earthquake in India and Pakistan
Resources

• Disaster Recovery Terms and Conditions
• www.rotary.org
• TRF and RI staff
Questions?

				
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