Disaster Recovery International (DRI) Foundation
- New York
The Disaster Recovery International Foundation has a vision of resilient communities worldwide. Resilience is the ability to bounce back from adversity and build back better. We pursue that vision through: promoting disaster risk reduction through partnership and education, and aiding recovery efforts through fundraising and volunteerism.
As a registered 501(c)3 corporation, the DRI Foundation serves as the charitable arm of Disaster Recovery Institute (DRI) International, the leading institute that helps organizations around the world prepare for and recover from disasters by providing education, accreditation, and thought leadership in business continuity and related fields. Founded in 1988, DRI has 15,000+ certified professionals in more than 100 countries and conducts native-language training in more than 50 countries. DRI is also a member of the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction’s (UNISDR) Private Sector Partnership (PSP) Working Group on disaster risk reduction. The Foundation empowers DRI’s certified disaster management professionals to help their communities through targeted preparedness, response, and recovery initiatives. For more information about the DRI Foundation, please view our most recent Annual Review.