Disaster Planning for Nonprofits Guide

Every nonprofit organization is different.

There is no such thing as an off-the-shelf disaster plan, because every organization is different. The risks you face are unique, dependent on your services, location, structure, and size.

So how do you get help preparing for disasters? You need is an easy-to-follow, step-by-step process to create your own unique plan.

The Disaster Planning for Nonprofits Guide gives you discussion prompts, checklists, and tips for you and your team. It brings you along a journey of discovery and documentation to leave you with a Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP). It includes:

10 different disaster icons
  • Discussion questions for your staff and board
  • Worksheets for gathering information and ideas
  • Checklists to make sure you don’t overlook anything
  • Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP) template by Disaster
  • Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP) template by Task

Tools you can use immediately

Disaster Planning for Nonprofits includes a 33-page guide that you can work through at your own pace. The guide contains action-based worksheets, checklists, and questionnaires to help you gather the information you need. It comes with a suite of tools to create your plan — Word, Excel, and PDF documents for you to fill in and customize.

Training to jumpstart your process

We offer customized training to walk you through the materials and help you get started. Location is no issue, since all training is conducted virtually.