– September is National Preparedness Month
News Release: FEMA
September 4, 2014
ATLANTA, Ga. September is National Preparedness Month, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency encourages everyone to make disaster preparedness a priority.
National Preparedness Month reminds us that we all need to be ready for disasters and emergencies, said FEMA Region IV Acting Regional Administrator Andrew Velasquez III. September is also the height of hurricane season, so preparing now is even more critical for families and businesses in the Southeast.
– September is Hunger Action Month!
You can play a role in raising awareness of the problem of hunger in America join us in these three simple actions:
Turn Orange for Hunger Relief:
Change your Facebook and Twitter profiles to orange tomorrow on Hunger Action Day, Thursday, September 4th. Then share photos of you wearing orange to raise awareness among your friends and followers.