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Recent events have shown that the effects of climate change are not distant fears, but current realities. From historic flooding in Louisiana to Hurricanes Matthew, Harvey, Irma, and Maria we need each other more than we ever have before. Immediately after floods and other disasters, Mutual Aid Disaster Relief listens to affected community members and responds with supplies, work crews, and amplifying the grassroots community-led initiatives that blossom following disasters.


MADR On The Road!

Gainesville, FL – Part 1, Presentation

June 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

Gainesville, FL: Part 2, Workshop

June 23 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

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Finishing One Training Tour, & Beginning The Next!

We are so happy to announce that our pilot-project, Building the Movement for Mutual Aid Training Tour, was a great success in spring 2018 - so much so that we are hustling to put together another in FALL 2018!  If you are interested in hosting a training, see links below. This spring we visited over 30 communities, rural and urban, in 12 states traversing diverse bioregions, and we learned so much about disasters as varied as hurricanes, blizzards, and chemical accidents to pipelines, white-supremacy, and gentrification.  We encountered daunting challenges, but we persevered and worked together to find solutions - that’s what we do, right? - we are so grateful to everyone who fed, housed, and cared for us along this epic journey! It was a powerful experience to connect more intentionally with our network. We went deeper with existing relationships, began to create exciting new possibilities, and we made a practical impact on local projects too, utilizing our resources and free time to haul housing structures into a pipeline blockade camp in Minnesota, to fetch drywall for an elder [...]

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