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Grupos de Recuperación a Largo Plazo se forman en Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. – Durante la primera semana de junio, se realizó una serie de conferencias para ayudar a los donantes y líderes de organizaciones sin fines de lucro, comunidades y organizaciones con base de fe a aprender sobre la recuperación a largo plazo para los sobrevivientes tras las inundaciones devastadoras en marzo.

Twelve Disaster Rebuilding Tips for Less Than $50

Road to Rebuilding – How to Better Protect Your Home from Disasters

DES MOINES, Iowa – Repairing damage after a disaster can be expensive. In cases of severe damage, the costs can be staggering. However, many projects can be done for little or no money. Most can make a big difference in the next disaster and provide the extra bonus of lowering utility and home-maintenance costs year-round.

Here are some ideas:

Long-Term Disaster Recovery Groups Forming in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. – During the first week of June, a series of summits were held to help donors and leaders from nonprofits, communities, and faith-based organizations learn about long-term recovery for survivors following the devastating floods in March.

Lea la carta de determinación de asistencia de FEMA cuidadosamente

DES MOINES, Iowa – Si usted solicitó asistencia de la Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA, por sus siglas en inglés) debido a las pérdidas causadas por las severas tormentas e inundaciones del 12 de marzo al 16 de mayo en los condados de Louisa o Scott, usted recibirá una carta de determinación confirmando la cantidad de la subvención o indicando que su solicitud para asistencia es "inelegible en este momento", y proporcionando información específica para corregir la solicitud.

Algunos de los errores comunes que hacen los solicitantes incluyen:

Read Your FEMA Determination Letter to the End

DES MOINES, Iowa – If you applied for FEMA assistance because of losses from severe storms and flooding from March 12 through May 16 in Louisa or Scott counties, you will receive a determination letter confirming a grant amount or stating your application for federal assistance is ‘ineligible at this time’ and provides specific information to correct the application.

Some of the common mistakes applicants make include:

Countdown: Two Weeks Until FEMA and SBA Deadline

DES MOINES, IOWA – Iowa residents in the nine disaster-designated counties —Fremont, Harrison, Louisa, Mills, Monona, Pottawattamie, Scott, Shelby and Woodbury— may be eligible for federal assistance if they were impacted by the severe storms and flooding from March 12 through May 16.  The registration cutoff date is July 1.

Disaster Registration Deadlines Approach

LINCOLN, Neb. – There is less than a week remaining for survivors to register for disaster assistance after the winter storm, straight-line winds and flooding in March.  The deadline to apply is June 19, 2019 for both the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) individual assistance grants and the low interest loans from the U.S.

Disaster Registration Deadlines Approach

LINCOLN, Neb. – There is less than a week remaining for survivors to register for disaster assistance after the winter storm, straight-line winds and flooding in March.  The deadline to apply is June 19, 2019 for both the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) individual assistance grants and the low interest loans from the U.S.

Cuenta Regresiva: Dos semanas hasta la fecha límite de FEMA y SBA

DES MOINES, IOWA – Los residentes de Iowa en los nueve condados designados por desastre —Fremont, Harrison, Louisa, Mills, Monona, Pottawattamie, Scott, Shelby y Woodbury— pueden ser elegibles para recibir asistencia federal si se vieron afectados por las severas tormentas e inundaciones del 12 de marzo al 16 de mayo. La fecha límite es el 1 de julio.