Supporting households impacted by the derecho

Derecho Recovery Program

The Derecho Recovery Program helps households impacted by the August 10, 2020 derecho assess household needs and explore community resources fully recover from the impacts of this natural disaster.

If you were impacted by the derecho and need support, please fill out the online application or contact:

Jera Meier
Derecho Recovery Navigator

Check out the Equity in Disaster Recovery Community Learning Series hosted by the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation. J’nae Peterman, Director of Housing Services, participated in a discussion focusing on our communities recovery following the derecho.

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