About America's PrepareAthon!
The goal of this campaign is to increase the number of individuals who:
- Understand which disasters could happen in their community
- Know what to do to be safe and mitigate damage
- Take action to increase their preparedness
- Participate in community resilience planning
How do I use this website?
Know the hazards that can affect you and your community
10 ways you can participate in Preparedness Activities
Learn how others prepared
Register to participate in America's PrepareAthon!
Participate in discussion forums online with your peers
Stay in Touch
Twitter: @PrepareAthon follow the conversation #PrepareAthon
To move people to action, President Obama, through Presidential Policy Directive (PPD-8), has directed all federal agencies to work with their stakeholders across the country to “coordinate a comprehensive campaign to build and sustain national preparedness, including public outreach and community-based and private-sector programs to enhance national resilience…”