Kentucky Emergency Management is a division of the Kentucky Department of Military Affairs and its role and function are governed by legislative action as dictated in Chapter KRS 39A-F of the Kentucky Revised Statutes.
The Kentucky Emergency Management consists of our main office located on Boone National Guard Center, 100 Minuteman Parkway, Frankfort, KY, and field offices across the Commonwealth.
Vision - A resilient commonwealth that is safe, secure, and prepared for emergencies and disasters, because of the programs and efforts of a superior emergency management team that is staffed and led by professional managers and administrators."
Mission - Protect and restore our commonwealth.
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August 7, 2014 -Cash best form of assistance for disaster survivors
As Hurricanes Iselle and Julio bear down on the Hawaiian Islands, please keep in mind the most effective form of public help is in the form of cash donations. Cash contributions allow professional relief organizations to purchase what is most urgently needed. Cash donations require no transportation costs and involve no workers for sorting or distribution. Cash donations allow relief supplies to be bought near the disaster site, thus stimulating the local economy and ensuring a quicker supply delivery.A national donations network has been established to assist those wishing to donate to the charity or agency of choice.
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