About Us

Texas Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, membership-based association that brings together more than 50 voluntary organizations that respond to disaster as a part of their overall mission. Our mission is to serve as a convening and supportive body for our membership, which is comprised of Texas organizations and local representatives of National organizations, all of whom adhere to the 4 Cs: Cooperation, Communication, Coordination, and Collaboration.

Texas VOAD is a member of the Texas Emergency Management Council, and serves as the Texas affiliate of National VOAD.