About North Dakota VOAD

 

The North Dakota VOAD is the state chapter of the National VOAD. 

The VOAD consists of organizations active in disaster response throughout the state of North Dakota.

The VOADs role is to bring organizations together and enable them to understand each other and work together during times of disaster preparedness, response, relief and recovery.


The North Dakota VOAD adhere to the principles established by the National VOAD.  The principles are referred to as the 4C's:


*Cooperation
*Communication
*Coordination
*Collaboration


These principles serve as the foundation for the North Dakota VOAD as it collaborates with local, regional and national partners to coordinate disaster relief, response and recovery efforts in times of disaster.