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Supporting Hurricane Ian Recovery Efforts

Residents across Florida are cleaning up after what’s being called one of the most powerful hurricanes to ever hit the United States. We’re sharing the latest resources and funds for philanthropy to support ongoing recovery efforts.  

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We will continue to update this list as new resources emerge. 

The Florida Philanthropic Network has compiled a list of resources and funds. 

CDP’s Atlantic Hurricane Season Recovery Fund will help communities affected by storms like Hurricane Ian recover and be better prepared to face future hurricanes. The fund will focus on medium- and long-term recovery needs such as rebuilding homes and livelihoods, meeting the unique needs of vulnerable communities and supporting mental health services.

GlobalGiving established a Hurricane Ian Relief Fund to support relief and recovery efforts throughout Cuba, Florida and other affected communities. The fund will help first responders meet survivors' immediate needs for food, fuel, clean water, hygiene products and shelter.

Save The Children, which has been supporting children’s most critical needs in emergencies along the Gulf Coast since 2005, established a relief fund to help deliver essential items including water, hygiene kits, diapers and other life-saving supplies.

The Florida Disaster Fund is the state of Florida’s official private fund established to assist Florida’s communities as they respond to and recover during times of emergency or disaster.

The American Red Cross is accepting donations to help support those affected by Hurricane Ian.

The CDP is sharing a recent podcast with Patty McIlreavy, president and CEO of CDP, on what effective disaster response looks like for funders.

Ask CMF’s FAQs About Disasters within the Knowledge Center is intended to explore frequently asked questions involved in managing disaster funds.