About Our Financial Sponsors

About Our Financial Sponsors

In addition to letters of support and/or commitment from the following entities:

  • Individual and Community Preparedness Division of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA);
  • Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN);
  • Mississippi State University Extension Service;
  • University of Illinois Extension;
  • University of Nebraska Extension;
  • Tennessee State University Cooperative Extension Service;
  • Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station Cooperative Extension;
  • Virginia Cooperative Extension;
  • University of Hawaii Manoa Extension;
  • Washington Citizen Corps;

MyPI National is made possible through the funding of two agencies:

United States Department of Agriculture
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) provides leadership and funding for programs that advance agriculture-related sciences.  NIFA invests in and supports initiatives that ensure the long-term viability of agriculture.  NIFA applies an integrated approach to ensure that groundbreaking discoveries in agriculture-related sciences and technologies reach the people who can put them into practice.  For more information regarding NIFA, please visit the agency website at http://nifa.usda.gov.

Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN)

The Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN) links Extension educators from across the United States and various disciplines, enabling them to use and share resources to reduce the impact of disasters.  From food safety to field safety, from physical to psychological, and from government to community development, EDEN has an extensive collection of applicable resources.  For more information regarding EDEN, please visit the agency website at http://eden.lsu.edu.