Announcing the Winner of the DRI Foundation Scholarship Award!
Education / Scholarship

Announcing the Winner of the DRI Foundation Scholarship Award!

Tyler Newsom has pretty much always had a plan. That shouldn’t surprise anyone. Planning is in his blood. Tyler is the winner of the first-ever DRI Foundation Scholarship Award. He is also the son of DRI International MBCP David Newsom, who is Executive Director of Technology and Data Services for MSCI. The scholarship, made possible … Continue reading

DRI Foundation Scholarship: Read the Winning Essay
Education / Scholarship

DRI Foundation Scholarship: Read the Winning Essay

Congratulations to Tyler Newsom, son of MBCP David Newsom and winner of the DRI Foundation Scholarship! Tyler was selected in part because of the strength of his essay on incorporating preparedness education and training into schools. You can read it here: PREPARE/AWARENESS 101 America’s disaster preparedness and awareness within our communities today seems to be mostly … Continue reading

Nepal Earthquake | Bringing more than a temporary fix.
Donations After Disasters / Recovery and Rebuilding

Nepal Earthquake | Bringing more than a temporary fix.

Thanks to donations received through our Nepal Relief Fund, the DRI Foundation made a contribution to Water Missions International to help meet the urgent need for safe water in Nepal.  The following is an excerpt of an update on Water Mission’s initiative in the affected areas. Written by Michael Steele, engineer in Nepal, with Tara Jones, Water … Continue reading