Since 2017, Shareable has been working with an amazing team of reporters, designers, and editors to produce “The Response” podcast series. It explores the idea of “disaster collectivism” or how communities come together and share resources during relief efforts. Now, we’re continuing to uncover some remarkable stories hidden beneath the surface of natural disasters (including those which have struck communities in New York, California, Puerto Rico, UK, Japan, and Mexico).
Last year we asked you (our readers) to share your own stories of disaster relief or preparation efforts in your local community (several of which can be read here). As we launch our next series (including the podcast, documentary, articles, and how to guides) to explore the remarkable communities that create systems change after disaster, we want to hear from you once again.
Please contribute your stories no matter how small or large the disaster was or what your level of involvement in recovery or resilience efforts. We believe sharing these personal narratives about how people collaboratively uplift their communities in the aftermath of natural disasters will inspire many others to do the same.
Please take a few minutes to fill out the form below.
Additionally, this is the second of four quarterly participatory magazines we’re producing in 2019. Each participatory magazine combines digital editorial with a live event focused on an urgent, sharing related challenge. The goal of each participatory magazine is to catalyze action. Drop us a line if you’d like to get involved or sponsor one or more of our 2019 participatory magazines: email@example.com. We can’t do this alone!