The mission of Kentucky Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (Kentucky VOAD) is to strengthen the capabilities of organizations working together in our State/Territory to respond to communities affected by disaster.
Our membership consists of both locally-based organizations and local representatives of National organizations. Kentucky VOAD member organizations cover a broad range of missions and technical expertise, and adhere to the 4 Cs: Cooperation, Communication, Coordination, and Collaboration.
Kentucky VOAD is an affiliate of National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (NVOAD). NVOAD is an association of organizations that mitigate and alleviate the impact of disasters. They provide a forum promoting cooperation, communication, coordination and collaboration; and foster more effective delivery of services to communities affected by disaster.