PrintMinnesota VOAD is the association of voluntary agencies and their partners involved in disaster response, recovery, and preparedness. MNVOAD works to promote cooperation, communication, collaboration, and coordination, the “4 C’s”, in order to help all our members provide better service to those impacted by disasters in Minnesota.

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Annual Board Meeting

Inviting all members to our

2016 Annual meeting
March 19, 2016.

IMG_5165MN VOAD 2016 Conference Flyer

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Special Announcements

Third Annual North Star Award
Seeking nominations for this worthy award.star1

Nominees must be from an organization that is a member of a MNVOAD member agency, or from a local VOAD/Community Organization Active in Disaster (COAD).   If you know of any prospective candidates, please check for details on our 2016 North Star Nominations page or submit your nomination  here by 2/18/16.

Limited Scholarships Available to attend Governor’s HSEM Conference
(Feb 9-11 in Brooklyn Center)HSEM has graciously offered us funding to send representatives from MNVOAD agencies to this annual event! If your agency would like to utilize one of these scholarships, please email to talford@redcross.org with the representative’s:

  • Full name
  • Email address
  • Session selections (for Tues all day, and Wed afternoon)
  • Any access or dietary accommodation needs

Conference details can be found at https://dps.mn.gov/divisions/hsem/training/Pages/governors-conference.aspx. First come, first served, but please respond by Friday, Jan 22, 2015

2016 MNVOAD Membership Dues

Each member agency should receive an invoice for the $75-membership dues for 2016 by the end of this month, but if you wish to pay now, feel free to use our PayPal widget on the MNVOAD website (http://www.mnvoad.org/members-2/)! If you do not receive and invoice or have any questions, please contact us immediately. In order to retain agency voting privileges for our annual meeting, please be sure to submit dues payment before March 18th. To those who have already paid dues for this year, THANK YOU!


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