Welcome to the Kentucky VOAD




Welcome to KY VOAD

Volunteer Organizations Active in Disasters 


The Kentucky VOAD is the forum where organizations share knowledge and resources throughout a disaster cycle—preparation, response and recovery—to help disaster survivors and their communities.

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



Upcoming Events



2018 KY VOAD Quarterly Meetings


June 14 - 9:30am - 12:00

Host: Eastern Kentucky University: Stratton Building Complex - Chad Foster

Location: Richmond, KY

Special Program: Introduction to Ky Ready Corps


Directions (from I-75) and Parking:  

᛫ Take Exit 87 off of I-75 and head east toward the main campus of EKU

  If coming south from Lexington, turn left at the red light at the end of the off-ramp

  If coming north from Berea, turn right onto the EKU By-Pass.

᛫ Continue on the EKU By-Pass for approximately 1.2 miles.  Turn right at Lancaster Avenue.

᛫ At the first stoplight, turn left on Kit Carson Drive and Stratton will be the first building on your right.

᛫ Continue on Kit Carson Drive to the top of the hill (approximately 0.2 miles).

᛫ Visitors need to park in the lot across the street from the Stratton Building.  This lot is indicated by the orange shading in the figure to the left and is a general parking area.  The main entrance to the Stratton Building is indicated by a yellow star in the figure to the left.

᛫ The main entrance to the Stratton Building is directly behind the statue of the horse and rider.

᛫ Once inside the front doors, take the elevator or the stairs to the left up one level to the third floor. 






September 13 - 9:30 - 12:00

Host: Project CARAT

Location: 8412 West Port Rd., Louisville, KY (McDowell office building)

Special Program: Project CARAT


December 13, 2018 - 9:30 - 12:00

Host: American Red Cross, Bluegrass Chapter

Location: 1450 Newtown Pike, Lexington

Special Program: TBD


2019 Ky VOAD Quarterly Meetings


March 14, 2019

June 13, 2019

September 12, 2019

December 12, 2019


National VOAD Conference - May 6 - 9: Nashville, TN

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