New Video | The After Action Review (AAR): Key Components and Best Practices

The After Action Review (AAR) is an important step in resiliency. In this brief BOLDplanning video, you'll learn more about the AAR and how to implement it successfully.

Strengthening Preparedness with FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMPG)

For years, state, local, tribal, and territorial governments (SLTTs) have looked to FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) to help fund projects that reduce risk and increase resilience following a major disaster declaration.  Such projects often involve the construction [...]

BOLDplanning Produces COOP Workshop Videos for Georgia Primary Care Association During Pandemic

Travel concerns. Remote workers. Fluctuating schedules. These are just a few of the reasons BOLDplanning continues to come up with new (and different) ways to support its clients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Among those clients is Georgia Primary Care [...]

DHS Allocates Funds, Makes Preparedness Grants Available for Fiscal Year 2020

On June 30, 2020, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced final allocations of $385 million for seven Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 DHS competitive grant programs geared toward preparedness.  Preparedness grants strengthen our nation’s ability to prevent, protect [...]

Just Released Drought Outlook Data Unfavorable for Wildfire Season, Preparedness Is Key

The latest data from the U.S. Drought Monitor was released on June 18, 2020, and it doesn’t look positive. This is especially true for much of northwestern California, and western Oregon, both of which are now in severe drought. [...]

Reopening Schools, Improving Preparedness

While families are doing their best to enjoy the summer, school administrators are trying to figure out when, and how best, to reopen schools in the fall. This year is clearly like no other given the novel COVID-19 pandemic. [...]