From: “Cathy Prudhomme” <CPrudhomme@nfpa.org>
Sent: Thursday, April 2, 2015 2:08:15 PM
Subject: Wildfire Community Preparedness Day Twitter Chat – Tuesday, April 7
Wildland Fire Stakeholders,
Participate in next week’s Wildfire Community Preparedness Day Twitter Chat Tuesday, April 7 at 2pm EDT. Using the hashtag #WildfirePrepDay the sixty-minute format will focus on projects that can be coordinated for Wildfire Community Preparedness Day, Saturday, May 2 and America’s PrepareAthon Thursday, April 30. The conversation will provide information on mitigation, communication and evacuation.
- U.S. Fire Administration: Phyllis Krietz, Fire Program Specialist, United States Fire Administration
- America’s PrepareAthon: Allison Carlock, Individual and Community Preparedness Division, U.S. Department of Homeland Security/FEMA
- U.S. Forest Service: Pam Leschak, National WUI/FAC Program Manager
- Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS): Brent Henzi, Public Affairs Manager
Post these promotional tweets and get your stakeholders involved too:
- Participate in the #WildfirePrepDay Twitter Chat – 4/7 at 2pm EDT and learn how you can accomplish something great!
- Find your role in Wildfire Community Preparedness Day – People.Projects.Purpose. #WildfirePrepDay Twitter Chat 4/7 at 2PM EDT.
- Learn how to make communities more wildfire resilient – #WildfirePrepDay Twitter Chat, 4/7 at 2pm EDT.
- Be a local preparedness champion – plan a Wildfire Prep Day activity. Learn more in the #WildfirePrepDay Twitter Chat 4/7 at 2pm EDT.
- Reduce your community’s wildfire risk with a PrepDay project. Get mentored in the 4/7 #WildfirePrepDay Twitter Chat at 2pm EDT.
Demonstrate your commitment to wildfire preparedness by adding your May 2 activities to the nationwide project map. It’s easy to do and illustrates the magnitude of grassroots risk reduction projects occurring throughout the U.S.
Community Outreach Program Manager – NFPA’s Wildland Fire Operations Division
6855 South Havana Street, Suite 180
Centennial, CO 80112