Wisconsin Emergency Management

Contact Information

2400 Wright St
Madison, WI 53704 - 2572
(608) 242-3246
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2013

Executive Summary

Twenty AmeriCorps members will leverage an additional 540 volunteers to develop county/tribal emergency volunteer management plans and deliver emergency preparedness training in 18 counties/tribes statewide per year. At the end of the 3-year project period, WEM plans to see completed and exercised emergency volunteer management plans in a minimum of 65% of Wisconsin's 83 counties and tribes and members will have delivered direct personal preparedness instruction to an average minimum of 360 individuals each, for a total of 19,440 newly trained Wisconsin residents. This project will focus on the CNCS focus areas of capacity building and disaster services. The CNCS investment of $130,543 will be matched by $84,130.

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