About Us

Pennsylvania Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster is an affiliate of National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (NVOAD). National VOAD, an association of organizations that mitigate and alleviate the impact of disasters, provides a forum promoting cooperation, communication, coordination and collaboration; and fosters more effective delivery of services to communities affected by disaster.

The membership of Pennsylvania VOAD consists of both locally based organizations and local representatives of National organizations. PAVOAD, a coalition of organizations that contribute to developing and sustaining community resiliency throughout the disaster cycle, facilitates and fosters cooperation, communication, coordination and collaboration among members and partners to improve preparedness, resilience, response and recovery for more effective outcomes.

The next meeting of the membership will be via ZOOM on August 8, 2023 at 10 AM ET. Watch for more information on this meeting or contact PAVOAD Secretary, Greg Crossley, at [email protected] or 724-323-5824.

The PAVOAD Annual Meeting will be held as part of the KEMA Conference on Sunday evening, October 15, 2023. Click here for more information.