Responding to Hurricane Fiona and Hurricane Ian

Responding to Hurricane Fiona and Hurricane Ian

Five years ago today, Hurricane Maria struck the island of Puerto Rico, causing devastating damage that has taken years to rebuild. This weekend, nearly 5 years to the day, Hurricane Fiona made landfall in Puerto Rico and left the entire island without power. We are coordinating with nonprofit partners, and will keep you updated as we have updates on shipments and distributions.
Father fishing with their daughter on a deck. Source: Kyle Green

The Best Practical Gifts to Amuse and Surprise Fishermen

This curated gift list has everything a fisherman needs to make their next day in the boat, on the beach, in the creek, or on the pier relaxing and enjoyable.
Wildfire taking over a forest. Photo by Mike Lewelling, National Park Service

Wildfire Evacuation List: How to Act Fast and What to Include

Wildfires occur much more often now, so it’s a good idea to prepare for when they do. Here are a few tips on how to act fast and what to include when evacuating your home.
Image of a hurricane from space. Source: visitorscoverage

Hurricane Season 101: What You Should Know About Hurricane Season When Traveling

Hurricane season is the time of year when hurricanes are most likely to occur. It’s important to know when the start and end dates are so you can confidently complete all hurricane preparations before the season begins.
Source: Molly McFaddin. Person with LuminAID lantern takes hat from backpack.

17 Items and Supplies Preppers Forget to Add to Their List

You never know when disaster will strike, so it’s a good idea to prepare for when it does. Here are a few items that many people forget to pack when preparing for a disaster.
10 Tips To Enjoy Your Music Festival Experience

10 Tips That Will Help You Actually Enjoy Your Music Festival Experience

Preparation for a music festival doesn’t have to take a lot of time. Let's go over the essentials and the important tips and tricks to make your music festival experience the best yet.
Woman taking out storage with use of LuminAID light

20 Blackout and Power Outage Survival Tips and Tricks

Power outages can happen at any time, and it’s important to be prepared. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the 20 most important do’s and don'ts for before, during, and after outages.
Best Campsites for Stargazing

Best Campsites for Stargazing

For almost all of human history, people have loved gazing at the stars. One amazing way to appreciate the night sky is to camp in a state or national park. We put together a list of the of best parks across the United States for stargazing.
LuminAIDs on a campsite. Photographer: Kati Whelan

9 Essential Tips for Your Next Dry Camping Trip

Dry camping is a great alternative to campground RV camping as it allows campers to move freely and explore places. Take a look at our tips to try this type of camping.