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Creating the Beloved Community

"Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'" – Martin Luther King Jr. MLK Day is a federal holiday designated as a national day of service to encourage all Americans to volunteer to improve their communities.

Individual Assistance
$2.1 B

Grants to disaster survivors (in billions) so far in 2021.

2021 Mitigation Grants
1103

Number of hazard mitigation assistance sub-grants awarded so far in calendar year 2021.

2021 Disaster Declarations
124

Disaster declarations for states and counties. See the Declarations.

2021 Fire Incidents
48

Fire Incidents for states and counties. See the incidents.