Hurricane Florence, the first major hurricane of the 2018 Atlantic season made landfall near Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina on September 14. Florence brought as significant amount of rain, surge and winds to North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia for days. VA Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters (VA VOAD) members began coordinating with the Virginia Department […]
Many of our member organizations responded to numerous hurricanes in late 2017. The National Hurricane Center’s 2017 Tropical Cyclone Report summarizes the season: The National Hurricane Center has issued its Tropical Cyclone Report for 2017’s Hurricane Harvey. It contains comprehensive information on the tropical cyclone including synoptic history, meteorological statistics, casualties and damages, and the post-analysis […]
Team Rubicon mobilized over 200 skilled volunteers who raised their hand to help. Here’s an inside look at our response to Hurricanes Irma and Maria in Puerto Rico. Learn more about Operation Coqui Calling at TeamRubiconUSA.org.