MEMBERS AND MEMBERSHIP
Membership in ENLA is open to any organization wishing to enhance its ability to prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters or emergencies.
501 (C) 3 non-profit charitable organizations willing to provide emergency preparedness, response, disaster relief, and /or disaster recovery services when needed.
Private sector organizations and businesses involved or activated in emergency response disaster relief and or disaster recovery. This membership is non-voting.
Government agencies, departments, and elected officials involved in emergency preparedness, response, disaster relief and/or disaster recovery. This membership is non-voting.
THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
12 Nonprofit, Faith-based and Community based organizations that provide disaster services county-wide.
Non-voting Government Directors
Los Angeles County Office of Emergency Management (OEM)
City of Los Angeles Emergency Management Department (EMD)
Department of Public Social Services (DPSS)
California Emergency Management Agency (CalEMA)
One additional government director shall be elected at large.
Dues are based on the annual budget of your organization. Currently, dues for those with budgets under $250,000 are $50/year. Dues for those with budgets over $250,000 are $100/year.
If your organization cannot pay dues, please talk to us about it. It is common for us to have scholarships.
BENEFITS OF JOINING ENLA
Access to trainings and networking events with a variety of county-wide response partners in the for-profit, non-profit and government sectors.
Access to key emergency managers of governmental agencies throughout Los Angeles County.
Opportunities to share your expertise and provide information and best practices in preparedness, response and recovery from a disaster or emergency.
Emergency email alerts and updates from our government partners.
Opportunities to contribute to the collective efforts of many organizations meeting the emergency needs of people affected by a disaster or emergency.
Whether as a voting member, or an associate (non-voting) member, JOIN ENLA TODAY by completing our application form.