About U.S. Virgin Islands VOAD

 

The U.S. Virgin Islands VOAD is the territorial chapter of the National VOAD. 

The VOAD consists of organizations active in disaster response throughout the territory of U.S. Virgin Islands.

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 U.S. Virgin Islands 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 U.S. Virgin Islands VOAD as it collaborates with local, regional and national partners to coordinate disaster relief, response and recovery efforts in times of disaster.