2018 News

State/Territory VOAD of the Year 2016-2017

Support our members of the VOAD who form a coalition of nonprofit organizations that respond to disasters as part of their overall mission, by sending a monetary donation to their organization.

There are continuing Hurricane Matthew volunteer opportunities at a variety of sites. NC VOAD member agencies welcome the efforts of volunteers. Contact a group now to work.

Volunteer opportunities for Hurricane Florence chainsawing, roof tarping, debris removal and muckout/tearout/cleanout are available.

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Hurricane Florence recovery is underway

NC VOAD recovery from Hurricane Florence has begun. NC VOAD conference calls for coordination are occurring regularly.

Stay safe!

Stay safe during cleanup and recovery.

2018 Officers Elected

14 February 2018

Officers were elected for the 2018 term.

  • President: Ann Huffman
  • Vice-President: John Robinson
  • Secretary: Larry Marks
  • Treasurer: Gene Ziemba

2018 Meeting Dates

Event Date Time Location Topic
Third Quarter July 17, 2018 10 am – 12 noon Hearts with Hands
850 Warren Wilson Road
Swannanoa NC 28778
Fourth Quarter (in conjunction with the NC Emergency Management Association) Monday, October 22, 2018 10:00 am – 12:00 noon, Jones/Byrd 1 room Sea Trail Convention Center,
Sunset Beach, NC
Lunch will be available following the meeting. Members may wish to visit the Exhibit Floor.


Check out the latest Hurricane Florence FEMA update.

Check out the latest Hurricane Matthew FEMA update.

Happening Now:

NC VOAD Participates in National VOAD Conference

Fema Region IV Group Photo at NVOAD Conference

FEMA Region IV (southeast US) partners pose for photo at the 2018 National VOAD conference in Providence, RI. Past NC VOAD presidents Mike Patterson and Cliff Harvell are in the front row. Current NC VOAD president Ann Huffman attended the conference but wasn’t present for the photo.

2018 Meeting Dates

Event Date Time Location Topic
Annual Meeting January 16, 2018 10 am – 12 noon North Carolina Emergency Operations Center, 1636 Gold Star Dr., Raleigh, NC  
Second Quarter April 17, 2018 10 am – 12 noon Cumberland Community Foundation  
Third Quarter July 17, 2018 10 am – 12 noon TBD  
Fourth Quarter October 16, 2016 10 am – 12 noon Fall Emergency Management Association Conference Sunset Beach, NC