Thursday, June 28, 2018

Become a Help Earth Ambassador


AU PARK, D.C. - June 28, 2018 - PRLog -- Help Earth to launch Here to Serve an initiative to sign up and train Ambassador digitally and starting in the District of Columbia in person.

The Help Earth Foundation As a long time Social Media Emergency Management SMEM partner with the Digital Humanitarian Network, Tech@State, Random Hacks of Kindness and Crisis Free Agents going back to the Boxer Day Tsunami in 2004 HEF has worked on the front line of some our century's greatest disasters and being situated in the Nation's Capitol city we've also seen how technology hasn't made its way to too many communities in places like the District;  As, HEF has made a concerted effort to help launching AnacostiaTownCenter.net and it's listserv in 2004 HEF believes the best way to help more communities is to train others on how to do this themselves and know via our ambassadorships that together we can grow our Connect to Your Community Online mission.

Help Earth feels that with a growing need for crisis responders or just those seeking to give back in their community will benefit by tapping into our Here to Serve program and become part of the solution.

If you share our mission and want to participate in activities and endeavors please take a moment to fill out this form https://goo.gl/forms/FhfrNYmOwIIrDBa72

Saturday, September 2, 2017

#Harvey is a #Hazmat Situation -Updated


CNN is reporting that tests from Independent firm,  A&B Labs, is showing alarming rates of E.Colia Fecal Matter and all of the requirements for the Necrotizing fasciitis (NF), AKA Flesh Eating Bacteria.   Anyone in areas that have Harvey Flood Waters must start to take extreame causion when entering water with any open cuts or wounds.

HEF has reviewed  State of Texas Mitigation Plan Update 2013 and didn't see any provision or planning for Hazmat situations and it should also be noted that this plan that the Counties haven't made their plans interoperable with the overall State plan. 

HEF is looking for any #CrisisMappers and #Hazmat Experts to working on this on going and developing issue. 

#HarveyHazmat needs to be used on Social Media to make everyone aware of this dangerous issue. 

#HEF_Harvey_Hazmat_update1 


#HEF_Harvey_Hazmat_Update2

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Mandatory Evacuations for Crosby TX Arkema Chemical Plant




A HazMat report of multiable oil spills in #Westhoff & #Hochheim TX.

Harvey damages oil tanks, spilling 30,000 gallons of crude


Burlington Resources Oil and Gas. reported

16,170-gallon (385 barrels) oil leak

13,272-gallon (316 barrels) spill


reported on Fox News.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Need Home Have Home for Harvey


Help Earth Foundation has stood up a crowdmap project called Need Home | Have Home with the goal of getting homes to those that need them from those that have them to give.  NeedHomeHaveHome.org is the Social Network for this project and the #CrowdMap can be found on the Ushiati platfrom https://nhhh.ushahidi.io

We're looking for CrisisMapper and CrisisFreeAgents . 


Nelson Jacobsen, Chairman

Help Earth Foundation


Friday, August 25, 2017

Hurricane Harvey is going to do major damage

By all account this Cat 3 Hurricane Harvey will be not just an issue for wind and general hurricane hazards, the storm is forcased to sit over Texas Hill Country and several Gulf Coast States.

Here's WindyTV's view of Harvey and it's current Winds





Please Evacuate all low lying areas in Texas and along the Gulf Coast and tune into to local, state and federal emergency resouces and on Twitter follow #HurricaneHarvey