Since January 2014, Give2Asia has partnered with community-based organizations (CBOs) in South and Southeast Asia to understand best practices and learnings for locally-led disaster preparedness and community resilience. This work has helped Give2Asia to identify specific CBO partners as part of an extensive effort to make Disaster Preparedness a larger part of the portfolio of international philanthropists and corporate foundations.
While Give2Asia primarily works with CBOs for program implementation, it also plays a role in donor education and helps to increase the impact of dono activity by guiding funds to projects run at the local level by beneficiary communities. Therefore, the audience for this paper is primarily private philanthropic donors: individual philanthropists, corporations and corporate foundations, and private foundations. A secondary audience for this paper is CBO leadership who regularly have conversations with supporters and donors, as well as the development community in general, which may find here information relevant to their program planning…
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