CDP Webinar: Working with Indigenous Communities After a Disaster: Focus on South Dakota – Dec. 3rd, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.

Center for Disaster Philanthropy (CDP) Webinar: Working with Indigenous Communities After a Disaster: Focus on South Dakota

December 3, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time


Indigenous communities are often disproportionately affected by disasters and face unique barriers to recovery. The Center for Disaster Philanthropy is hosting a webinar on Thursday, Dec. 3 at 2 p.m. ET to discuss working with Indigenous communities after a disaster.

Indigenous leaders will share their experiences in disaster recovery, explain how needs differ in their communities, and discuss best practices for working together respectfully in ways that honor culture and land.

Featured speakers include:

  • Shelly Saunsoci, long-term recovery group director, Yankton Sioux Tribe, White Swan Community, South Dakota
  • Maretta Champagne, director, Lakota Nation Disaster Resiliency, Oglala Lakota Sioux Tribe, Pine Ridge, South Dakota
  • Annie Loyd, emergency manager and community liaison, Great Plains Tribal Leaders Health Board, Rapid City, South Dakota
  • Heidi Schultz, program manager, Tribal Communities Disaster Recovery Program, Center for Disaster Philanthropy (moderator)

Please register and join us.

Nancy Beers | Early Recovery Fund Director

CDP Center for Disaster Philanthropy
One Thomas Circle, NW | Suite 700 | Washington, DC 20005
P: (507) 990-5307 | F: (507) 373-6104 | Nancy.Beers@disasterphilanthropy.org
www.disasterphilanthropy.org | @funds4disaster

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