FEMA Authorizes Funds to Fight Montana’s Bridger Foothills Fire

DENVER – This afternoon, FEMA authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Bridger Foothills Fire burning in Gallatin County, Montana near Bozeman, Montana.FEMA Regional Administrator Lee dePalo approved the state’s request for a federal Fire Management Assistance Grant (FMAG) after receiving the request and determining that the fire threatened such destruction as would...

United Way Supports Families Struggling with the Bottom Line

Did you know that 1 in 3 American families can’t afford to provide diapers for their babies?Families in need may look differenta single parent without a permanent home; a young mother whose husband was deported; a grandparent caring for a young grandchildbut they all have one thing in common: little bottoms that need clean diapers to keep them dry...

FEMA Authorizes Funds to Fight Wyoming’s 316 Fire

DENVER – This afternoon, FEMA authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the 316 Fire burning in Carbon County, Wyoming near Hanna.FEMA Regional Administrator Lee dePalo approved the state’s request for a federal Fire Management Assistance Grant (FMAG) after receiving the request and determining that the fire threatened such destruction as would constitute a...

What to Expect After You Register

BATON ROUGE, La. — If you were affected by Hurricane Laura from Aug. 22-27and youlive inAcadia, Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Grant, Jackson, Jefferson Davis, Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Rapides, Sabine, Vermilion, Vernon, or Winn Parish, you may be eligible for FEMA help. Assistance provided by FEMA for homeowners and renters can include grants for rent and repairs to make their primary...