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Delaware VOAD Members Support Response to Hurricane Ida Flooding in Wilmington, DE

The remnants of Hurricane Ida swept into southeast Pennsylvania and northeast Maryland on the 1st and 2nd of September,...

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National VOAD President & CEO Update

The Board of Directors of National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (“National VOAD”) is pleased to announce that April...

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Powerful Story on the Healing Power of BBQ

My name is John. I live in Iowa City, IA, about 15 miles south of Cedar Rapids.  As you of course know,...

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When We Embrace Different, Innovation Happens

Greetings Colleagues in Disaster Response and Recovery, I am consistently amazed by the stories of how your organizations are...

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2019 Lowe’s Reconstruction Grant

This grant allowed National VOAD to distribute $235,050 to 10 organizations. The Lowe’s Reconstruction Grant Program was made possible through a...

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2018 Hurricane Harvey Texas LTRG Grant

Jefferson County LTRG was awarded with $43,750 to establish an office space for the Southeast Texas Emergency Relief Fund....

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2018 Island Recovery Grant

$37,500 distributed amongst 9 National VOAD Members. In November of 2018, the Island Recovery Grant Program was initiated by...

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2017 Hurricane Matthew Recovery Grants

Award amounts ranged from $500 to $5,000, and $27,000 was awarded to 8 different organizations across 3 States. National...

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2016 West Virginia Flooding Grants

In late 2016, National VOAD distributed $5,000 grants to six organizations working to help communities in West Virginia recover...

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National VOAD’s Call to Action Following the Killing of George Floyd & Ahmaud Arbery

In 1970, six faith organizations and the American Red Cross came together to address inequities of disaster response in...

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