Emergency Kit Digital Scavenger Hunt
Disaster Kit Digital Scavenger Hunt Starts Sept. 15

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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