• Welcome to CARD!
    Welcome to CARD!

    CARD provides emergency preparedness and disaster response resources for nonprofits, faith organizations and community agencies serving our most vulnerable residents. If you’re looking to make preparedness fast, fun, fear-free and easy, CARD can help!

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    by volunteering or donating!
  • Taking It on the Road
    Taking It on the Road

    Executive Director, Ana-Marie Jones, spreads the message of fear-free preparedness with audiences across the country. From traditional emergency management to local agencies, we are transforming the conversation about preparedness.

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    volunteer with CARD today!
  • Community

    CARD actively participates in community health and safety fairs with our fun and engaging presentations. We love to see how empowered people become when we give them a whistle or mini-flashlight, or share how to use their cell phone as a preparedness tool!

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    help us spread fear-free preparedness.
  • A Diverse County
    A Diverse County

    CARD serves all types of nonprofits and faith based agencies in Alameda County. No other county faces such a wide range of preparedness needs, including urban, suburban and rural communities made of a myriad of distinctive groups. We are committed to meeting the needs of all populations, helping others do the same. 

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    fear-free preparedness movement.
  • National Recognition
    National Recognition

    We are honored to have our very own Executive Director, Ana-Marie Jones, featured in a recent FEMA publication! Through her tireless work for twenty years, she is changing the course of the national preparedness discussion.


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    going with your donation today!



AMJ Hall of Fame

Ana-Marie Jones inducted into Hall of Fame!

Ana-Marie Jones was inducted into The International Network of Women In Emergency Management's Hall of Fame

AMJ FEMA Recognition

FEMA recognized CARD!

CARD's Executive Director, Ana-Marie Jones, has been recognized in FEMA's May 2013 publication "Toward More Resilient Futures: Putting Foresight Into Practice".  We are honored to be recognized by FEMA and proud to be bringing our fear-free preparedness message to a national level.



See CARD in action!

We are here with resources and support to help you turn everyday brilliance into your disaster resilience. 

Latest Blog Posts

  •           Hi Friends, We have a great opportunity to share with you! For years we’ve been passionate about the benefits of using mobile technology to support everyday effectiveness AND to excel in emergency preparedness / disaster response efforts. Now we have partnered with VisageMobile so we can bring you and all of our […]

  •   #GivingTuesday Help Us Prepare Your Community to Prosper! By supporting CARD on this #GivingTuesday hundreds of communities will have access to the tools they need to Prepare to Prosper! Yes, someday we will have another big earthquake or fire, and we are helping even the most marginalized communities learn how to be powerful in […]

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