North Carolina VOAD

State/Territory VOAD of the Year 2016-2017

Volunteer Now

There are volunteer opportunities at a variety of sites. NC VOAD member agencies welcome the efforts of volunteers. Sign up now to work.

Members of the VOAD form a coalition of nonprofit organizations that respond to disasters as part of their overall mission.

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Happening Now:

Getting Ready for Hurricane Irma

September 6, 2017 North Carolina VOAD members are getting ready for Hurricane Irma. Equipment is getting checked. Staging sites are being selected. Volunteers are being alerted.

Are you ready for Hurricane Irma?

Visit ReadyNC for a plan and checklists.

Consult the NOAA Preparedness Guide

Hurricane Audio Briefing (Podcast)

National Hurricane Center Audio Briefings are available.

Hurricane Tracker

Change the storm-name to the current storm to track it.

The Saffir-Simpson Scale

What do hurricane categories mean? Watch this video.

2017 Meeting Dates

The remaining 2017 date is:

  • October 17, 2017, 10 am - noon

FEMA News

Check out the latest Hurricane Matthew FEMA update.