Welcome to the Kentucky VOAD



Save The Date

March 7th - Sever Weather Awareness Day (SWAD)

East Kentucky Science Center, Prestonsburg

Sponsored by the National Weather Service in Jackson KY

(Scroll to the bottom, click on Severe Weather Awareness Day Flyer to print and post)  


Welcome to the KY VOAD

Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster 


The Kentucky VOAD is a forum of organizations which share knowledge and resources throughout a disaster cycle—preparation, response and recovery—to support and offer assistance to 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.  Please click on any tab above to find out more information, or contact us under the "contact" tab. 




2019-2020 Ky VOAD Elect Officers:

Robyn Renner - Chair: Christian Appalachian Project Disaster Relief 

Larry and Elaine Koch - Vice Chair: Ky Baptist Disaster Relief

Kristina Rowles - Secretary: Appalachia Service Project

Jim Garrett - Treasurer: Ky Emergency Management Volunteer Liason 



2020 KY VOAD Quarterly Meetings


March 12, 9:30 - 12:00

Host: Team Rubicon - Mandi Septer


Special Program:


June 11, 9:30 - 12:00

Host: American Red Cross - Andrew Snyder 

Location: 1450 Newtown Pike, Lexington

Special Program:


September 10, 9:30 - 12:00

Host: Kentucky Annual Conference United Methodist - Jim Morris

Location: Crestwood

Special Program:


December 10, 9:30 - 12:00

Host: Christian Appalachian Project

Location: 2528 Palumbo Drive, Lexington KY

Special Program: 


2019 FEMA Region IV National VOAD Conference:



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