Emergency Kit Digital Scavenger Hunt
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National Preparedness Month is in full swing with next week’s focus “How to Build an Emergency Kit.”

To go along with the focus, America’s PrepareAthon! and Ready.gov will be holding a digital scavenger hunt to find items that should be in your emergency kit.

RELATED: FEMA’s National Preparedness Month Approaching

The scavenger hunt will be conducted Sept. 15-19 via Twitter using #BuildaKit.

The handles @PrepareAthon and @Readygov will provide clues four times a day (10 a.m.12 p.m.2 p.m. and 4 p.m.).

As clues are given, participants must answer with a picture of the emergency kit item. Participants can study the basic disaster supply kit list at on the Ready.gov website.

Answers will be revealed an hour after a clue is provided by two very familiar “flat” friends.

  • Date:  Sept. 15 – 19, 2014
  • Time: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Eastern Time)
  • Participate: On Twitter by following #BuildaKit as @PrepareAthon and @Readygov give clues

The scavenger hunt is one of many events being hosted as a result of September’s National Preparedness Month, which culminates with FEMA’s National Day of Action is scheduled for Sept. 30.

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