FEMA Announces New Members To Join the Youth Preparedness Council
Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced five newly selected members of the FEMA National Youth Preparedness Council (YPC), which was established last year.
FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council was formed to bring together youth leaders from across the country that are highly interested and engaged in advocating youth preparedness and making a difference in their communities. The Council supports FEMA’s commitment to including youth in preparedness-related activities and provides an avenue to involve an often overlooked and underrepresented youth population, taking into account their perspectives, feedback and opinions. Continue reading