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  1. FEMA Selects Lathan Chatfield for 2017 Youth Preparedness Council

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  2. Jackson and Jefferson Counties Approved for Federal Infrastructure Disaster Aid

    ATLANTA – Local governments and certain private nonprofits in two Tennessee counties are now eligible to receive federal assistance to help cover emergency expenses and repair damage associated with the severe storms, straight-line winds, and flooding that occurred May 27-28, 2017, according to state and federal officials.

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency said an amendment to the major disaster declaration of June 23, authorizes the Public Assistance Grant Program for Jackson and Jefferson counties.

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  3. FEMA Selects Ruben Banks for 2017 Youth Preparedness Council

    ATLANTA--The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) welcomes Ruben M. Banks from Jackson, Miss. as one of the 15 national selectees for the 2017–2019 Youth Preparedness Council (YPC).

    The FEMA YPC was formed in 2012 to bring together high school-age youth leaders from across the country who are interested and engaged in emergency preparedness. The 15 council members are attending the YPC Summit in Washington, D.C., from July 18-19, to meet with FEMA leaders and prepare for the year ahead.

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  4. FEMA Selects Marcos Rios for 2017 Youth Preparedness Council

    ATLANTA--The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) welcomes Marcos Rios from Kennesaw, Ga. as one of the 15 national selectees for the 2017–2019 Youth Preparedness Council (YPC).

    The FEMA YPC was formed in 2012 to bring together high school-age youth leaders from across the country who are interested and engaged in emergency preparedness. The 15 council members are attending the YPC Summit in Washington, D.C., from July 18-19, to meet with FEMA leaders and prepare for the year ahead.

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  5. President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for the State of Tennessee

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the State of Tennessee to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, straight-line winds, and flooding from May 27 to May 28, 2017.

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  6. Federal Aid Programs for the State of Tennessee

    Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the State of Tennessee.

    Assistance for State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:

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  7. Federal Aid Programs for the State of Mississippi

    Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Trump's disaster declaration issued for the State of Mississippi.

    Assistance for State, Tribal, and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:

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  8. President Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for State of Mississippi

    WASHINGTON – Today, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the State of Mississippi to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds, and flooding on April 30, 2017.

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  9. FEMA Authorizes Federal Funds to Help Battle Georgia Wildfires

    ATLANTA--The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized federal funds to reimburse costs to Georgia to fight the West Mims Fire in Charlton County.

    This authorization makes FEMA grant funding available to reimburse 75 percent of the eligible firefighting costs for managing, mitigating and controlling the fire. Eligible costs can include labor, equipment and supplies used for fighting the fire and costs for emergency work such as evacuations and sheltering, police barricading and traffic control.

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  10. Baptists Aim to Rebuild 1,000 homes for North Carolina Survivors of Hurricane Matthew

    DURHAM, N.C.--The North Carolina Baptists On Mission is one of many faith-based and nonprofit organizations participating in the cleanup and rebuilding after Hurricane Matthew devastated the 50 central and eastern counties. What sets this group apart is that the Baptists’ plan to repair or rebuild at least 1,000 hurricane-damaged homes within two years.

    The mission relies solely on volunteers to complete the work. So far, 17 homes have been repaired or rebuilt.

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