Grant Allocations Require Creativity, Collaboration
Inadequate funding is the Achilles’ heel of many emergency management organizations. Funding as, or rather lack of funding, appears to be the major obstacle preventing incident commanders from accomplishing their mission critical tasks. In today’s age of restricted budgets every property manager and incident commander needs to become more creative in the way they identify available resources, and more collaborative in the way through which they share those resources. For a perfect example of the prosperous benefits of a creative collaboration please read Jim McKay’s article from Emergency Management Magazine.