TITLE

ATTACKS CHANGED DISASTER PLANNING AT CHARITIES

AUTHOR(S)
HRYWNA, MARK
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
NonProfit Times;9/1/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the terrorist attack in the U.S. on September 11, 2001 has changed the disaster management plans of some nonprofit organization in the country, and reconsider how the data and records are stored. Leesburg, Virginia-based Nonprofit Risk Management Center executive director Melanie Herman says that the organization must consider effective crisis management planning. It mentions that the disaster response plan of Helen Keller International (HKI) underwent a revision.
ACCESSION #
91567129

 

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