Rogue Valley Community Organizations Active in Disaster - General Meeting Wed., August 15

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For community organizations and their members and people who want to help in a disaster, RV COAD has general meetings four times a year. An Active Steering Committee and other workgroups meet more often. Also watch this website for quarterly training information!

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 11 am - 12:30…

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To Donate THINGS, click on "I Want to Give" and then "Donate Items"

posted 23 days ago by RVCOADjst from United Way of Jackson County
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To Donate THINGS, click on "I Want to Give" and then "Donate Items" and fill in the questions that are asked. If there is a need for your items, you will be contacted with directions to proceed.

FIRE FIGHTERS CURRENTLY HAVE ALL THEY NEED

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CHECK HERE INSTEAD OF TAKING DONATIONS TO FIRE CAMPS

The firefighters are amazing. The people of Josephine and Jackson Counties are deeply grateful to them for doing difficult work in tough conditions to protect Southern Oregon. Most people would like to help them in any way they can. Right now…

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FREE PUBLIC FORUM: SEISMIC RETROFITS FOR HOMEOWNERS

posted 2 months ago by RVCOADjst from United Way of Jackson County
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When Cascadia happens, you want to be able to stay in your home after the earthquake. Do you know if your house will stand up to the shaking? Want to learn more about how to find a contractor to retrofit your home? Or more about what makes a good retrofit?…

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TRAINING: FEMA-P-50 and FEMA P-50-1 Simplified Seismic Assessment and Retrofit Guidelines for Detached, SIngle Family, Wood Frame Dwellings

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Training Description:
Addressing seismic assessment and retrofit of detached single-family wood-frame dwellings. These documents update and expand to national basis the simplified assessment methodology and retrofit guidelines originally developed for use in the City of Los Angeles following the Northridge earthquake.

Target Audience:
Building owners, building officials, home inspectors, design…

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National Weather Service Open House

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Saturday, June 16 from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm. They welcome all to visit. They expect to have Smokey Bear and Skywarn Owlie & the Real Owlie in attendance.

Topics of focus will include the hazards of summer heat, cold water, wildfires and air pollution.

AND

They will send up…

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RV COAD Training

posted 5 months ago by RVCOADjst from United Way of Jackson County
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First in the series of quarterly trainings. Major Jason Koenig with The Salvation Army. March 21 from 9:30 am to 11:30 am.

RV COAD and the Incident Command System.

Pancake Breakfast Benefit

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Also you are encouraged to join us for a Pancake Breakfast!

Benefits Ashland Fire and Rescue, Ashland CERT, Jackson County Fire District 5, and Fire House 5 Foundation.

WHEN: Saturday, May 12 8 AM – 11 AM WHERE: 5811 S. Pacific Hwy. Phoenix, Oregon For more information: 541-552-2226

Cost: Adults:…

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RV COAD General Membership Meeting

posted 7 months ago by RVCOADjst from United Way of Jackson County
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RV COAD members and interested others are invited to attend the quarterly RV COAD General Membership Meeting on February 13, 2018 from 10 am - 11:30 am at The Salvation Army in the conference room, located at 304 Beatty Street, Medford, OR.

It's your chance to meet and get to…

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Rogue Valley Community Organizations Active in Disaster (RV COAD) General Meeting

posted 10 months ago by RVCOADjst from United Way of Jackson County
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Hello community members,

The next general meeting of RV COAD is November 14, 2017 at 10:30 am at the Salvation Army, 304 Beatty Street, Medford in their large meeting room.

COAD has grown over the last three quarters - our goals are firm, our first two committees have formed. Come…

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RV COAD March 14 Meeting

posted over 1 year ago by RVCOADjst from United Way of Jackson County
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RV COAD meets from 10:00 to 11:30 am, March 14, 2017 at The Salvation Army, 304 Beatty Street, Medford, OR 97501 If you or your organization would want to be involved in helping our community recover after a disaster, you should be part of RV COAD. With renewed purpose and…

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Prepare Out Loud, March 9th, 6:00-7:30 pm, Smullin Center, Medford

posted over 1 year ago by RVCOADjst from United Way of Jackson County
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American Red Cross Cascades Region presents Prepare Out Loud. Learn the facts. Take action. Talk about it. Together we can rise to the challenge of a Cascadia Earthquake.

Register at: RedCross.org/PrepareOutLoudMedford

The American Red Cross Prepare Out Loud presentation will empower you to be ready for disasters of all…

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FREE SMOKE ALARM INSTALLATION

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Free Smoke Alarm Installation Day

Jan 28, 2017 |

The Red Cross responds to an average of two home fires every day in our region. A working smoke alarm can cut the risk of death from a home fire in half. The Red Cross Home Fire Campaign aims to reduce…

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City of Medford Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan Open House

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Severe Weather, Floods, Earthquakes, Wildfires, Landslides, Volcanic Eruptions, Emerging Infectious Disease … What Concerns You?

COMMUNITY OPEN HOUSE Carnegie Library 413 W. Main St. Medford, OR 97501 Drop by any time! January 12, 2017 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm Copies of the draft Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan (NHMP) will be…

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RV COAD Meets Next January 10, 2017

posted almost 2 years ago by RVCOADjst from United Way of Jackson County
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January 10, 2017 from 10:00 am to 11:30 am Jackson County Health and Human Services Building, 140 S Holly, Parkview Room 2188, Medford

Larry Masterman, CEM for the city of Medford, narrates archival footage from 1989 6.9 Loma Prieta earthquake near San Francisco, providing some insight into what can be…

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