About the BUILD Program
The Bridging Support for Underserved and Indigenous Populations in Landfall Disasters (BUILD) Program is a proprietary program dedicated to improving the resilience of underserved and indigenous populations in Gulf Coast states. The program is a collaborative of community-focused, innovative approaches that strives to empower community-based organizations through capacity building and education on mitigation funding strategies. The goal of the program is to increase the capacity of local communities, organizations, and government leaders centered on bridging resources toward mitigation planning and funding assistance to improve overall resilience.
Program Goals and Objectives
I-DIEM Featured in the Greenwood Commonwealth Newspaper
I-DIEM Congressional Testimony
Equity Response Team
The Program is made possible by funding from the Walmart Foundation