Texas Collections Emergency Resource Alliance

An Educational Resource for Disaster Preparedness, Response and Recovery for Texas Cultural Heritage Institutions

A part of the FAIC Alliance for Response (AFR) Network.

Texas Association of Museums Annual Conference

Presentation: TAM, Annual Conference - Lubbock, April 15, 2024, 10:30am

Dial "D" For Disaster

Presenters: Laura Pate and Michael Sproat (TX-CERA), Lynn Rushton Reed (Office of Arts & Culture), and Danielle Brissette (Texas Historical Commission)

The only thing more terrifying than planning for a disaster is living through one. Colleagues from TX-CERA, the Office of Arts & Culture, Dallas, and Magoffin House Museum will take the mystery out of emergency plans and offer real life examples and practical advice with examples from security, conservation, and cultural crime.

To learn more or to register for the TAM Conference, click here.

Hurricane and Fire Season - Advice for Institutions

Emergency Grant and Funding Opportunities

This is a rotating section of available disaster planning, response, and recovery grants or other funding opportunities for Cultural Institutions, Historic Sites, Museums, Archives or Special Collections.