“The staff involved in our nationally recognized program understands that the key to proper incident preparedness, response, and recovery lies in carefully combining the talents and assets of the private and public sectors.”
From all of us here at the Virginia Department of Emergency Management, we want to thank you for your interest in becoming a Private Sector Partner. Please email VDEM’s Private Sector Liaison for more information on how to initiate the process. But before you do, be sure to review the partnership guide which will assist you in choosing the appropriate partnership model.
Be ready. Be willing to help.
Virginia Disaster Relief Fund
How is the money distributed?
Fund proceeds will be distributed to local long-term recovery groups, members of the Virginia Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster and other non-profit and faith-based organizations as a grant.
Many of these groups work directly with individuals and families following a disaster.
How else can I donate?
The Virginia Disaster Relief Fund benefits projects that include: repair or rebuilding of underinsured dwellings, transportation assistance, replacing essential household items, helping renters establish new rental residence, temporary living expenses while recovering from loss, and more.
How can I donate?
If you want to help, send checks made payable to the Treasurer of Virginia with “Virginia Disaster Relief Fund” noted in the memo line to:
P.O. Box 1971
Richmond, VA 23218-1971