According to Ethos Preparedness—emergency preparedness consultants and manufacturers of emergency equipment—Bainbridge is “a contender” for most resilient community in the United States. On their Linked In page, Ethos says the reason is that the “community has invested in resilience, embodied by its nonprofit organization ‘Bainbridge Prepares’ that partners with the City of Bainbridge Island and … More Is Bainbridge the Most Resilient Community in the Nation?
Is your neighborhood prepared for an emergency? Mid-fall, after wildfire season and before winter storms hit, is a good time to assess your neighborhood’s readiness, and a key part of preparing is learning how. As part of a three days of preparedness online event called BRACE, Building Readiness for Action in Crisis and Emergencies, Bainbridge … More BP’s Scott James Stresses Key Role of Neighborhoods in Community Emergency Prep.
Currents Magazine, the Arts and Humanities Bainbridge monthly culture publication, recently interviewed Bainbridge Prepares founder Scott James about emergency prep and our upcoming Virtual Day of Preparedness on September 26, from 10 am to 2 pm via Zoom. James told AHB staff that the biggest threat to our community is “Complacency, whether it relates to mask … More “Our Biggest Threat Is Complacency”: BP’s Scott James Talks to Currents
Scott James, Bainbridge Prepares Founder and author of Prepared Neighborhoods, gave this 45-minute video talk March 18 to EO Seattle, the Seattle chapter of Entrepreneurs’ Organization. In his talk, James addressed the topics of business continuity, neighborhood resilience, personal preparedness, and the way those three factors are connected. EO Seattle opened up the talk to all EO … More Preparing Business, Neighborhoods, and Families for Crisis
Friends and colleagues, I hope this note finds each of you healthy and happy. As many of you know, I’m a fan of brief emails. This will not be one of those. . . .Because you folks are simply amazing. Please allow me to take a few moments of your time to express deep gratitude to each and every … More A Letter from BP Founder Scott James