Wednesday, Aug 25, 6-8 PM

NOLA Ready Climate Series: Kickoff with Mayor Cantrell, Ken Gra ham, and NOLA Ready

NOLA Ready Type: NOLA Ready Volunteer Training Link: http s://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lXCdh9UxQjyhenXp_m-c4w In respons e to the record-breaking rainfall this year, NOLA Ready is hosting a se ries of webinars to discuss resilience and contextualize our city within a changing landscape. Every month for the remainder of 2021, NOLA Read y will host virtual discussions paired with an in-person volunteer oppor tunity. Each discussion will be led by local experts, and the themes ra nge from climate justice to green infrastructure. Join us for t he kickoff speaking event! On Wednesday, August 25th, NO LA Ready , Mayor LaToya Cantrell , and National Hurricane Center Director Ken Graham , wi ll begin the conversation by highlighting New Orleans' progress sin ce Hurricane Katrina and the challenges we face in the heart of hurrican e season. Participants are then invited to volunteer at the L9 Hurric ane Katrina Resource Fair on Saturday, August 28th, where they can hel p distribute hurricane preparedness materials to community members.