the entertainment community’s collective and immediate response to disaster.
Defy:Disaster & LAFDF Work to Provide Firefighters with Life Saving Equipment During Woolsey Fires.
Defy:Disaster, in partnership with generous donors and supporters, provided hydration packs to firefighters in response to the Woolsey Fire.
Somos Una Voz and Vimenti Launch Dual-Language School with Wraparound Services in Puerto Rico.
Somos Una Voz and Vimenti by Boys & Girls Club of Puerto Rico continue to rehabilitate communities after the devastation of Hurricane Maria. The launch of the Vimenti school will allow hundreds of children living in poverty, the opportunity and access to high-quality education.
Somos Una Voz and Salud Integral en la Montaña Mobile Pediatric Clinic Provides Access to Medical Care After Hurricane Maria.
The Somos Una Voz and Salud Integral en la Montaña mobile pediatric clinic in action as it provides medical treatment, health education, and school supplies to children and families affected by the devastation of Hurricane Maria.
Somos Una Voz, Heart 9/11 and EIF Aid in Puerto Rico’s Recovery.
Soledad O’Brien goes inside Somos Una Voz (We are One Voice) to discover how their grants are continuing to rebuild Puerto Rico after the devastation of Hurricane Maria, the strongest storm to hit the island in 89 years. Hurricane Maria killed nearly 3,000 people, destroyed the island’s power grid, and left the land in ruins.
Somos Una Voz and Extra Bases Foundation Donate Home Essentials After Hurricane Maria.
Carlos Delgado, former professional baseball player and President of Extra Bases Foundation, takes us door to door as he donates home furnishings and appliances to families affected by Hurricane Maria.
Somos Una Voz and Indesovi Install Solar Power in Homes After Hurricane Maria.
Somos Una Voz program grantee, Indesovi, install solar power in the homes of those affected by Hurricane Maria. These installations will provide hundreds of families with long term disaster relief and risk mitigation for the future.
Jameis Winston, Cam Jordan and the Saints are all in #ForNola this season.
2021 Haiti Earthquake Relief
On August 14th, 2021, a devastating 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Haiti.
2021 Wildfire Relief
In a year of projected unprecedented fire destruction, Defy:Disaster has early insights into the gravest aspects of disasters and provides essential resources specific to that crisis.
Covid-19 Response Fund
In response to the ongoing and evolving challenges presented by the Covid-19 emergency, EIF and Defy:Disaster established the Covid-19 Response Fund.
Defy:COVID-19 Philanthropic Partner Initiatives
First Responders First
Supports the health and safety needs of our public healthcare workers amidst COVID-19.
Improving the quality of life for those in need.
Kevin Love Fund + Headspace
Offering mindfulness meditations to help with Covid-19 related anxiety.
Together for Her
Supporting the global fight against domestic violence during COVID-19.
Swans for Relief
Supporting dancers who are struggling during Covid‑19.
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