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Seven Ways to Give Back to Team Rubicon

Team Rubicon USA - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 19:57
If you’re committed to helping those affected by disasters but other priorities don’t quite allow time for volunteering, consider making a financial contribution to Team Rubicon. We’re entering nine years of service as a 501(c)(3), and thanks to the generosity of donors, our organization is able to deploy trained volunteers to help survivors in the … Read More

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Operation Amberjack

Team Rubicon USA - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 18:22
Team Rubicon volunteers are providing disaster relief to residents impacted by Hurricane Michael in Florida and Georgia.

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Mobilizing in Response to Hurricane Michael

Team Rubicon USA - Thu, 10/11/2018 - 13:19
Hurricane Michael made landfall along the Florida Panhandle as a Category 4 hurricane on Wednesday, Oct. 10. The storm brings destructive winds up to 150 mph, heavy rains, and flooding, and is moving inland across Alabama, Georgia, and the Carolinas. Tornadoes have also been reported throughout Florida and South Central Georgia. Team Rubicon deployed a … Read More

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Finding Perspective and Gratitude in North Carolina

Team Rubicon USA - Tue, 10/09/2018 - 15:04
I went to Team Rubicon to help others, and I gained gratitude and perspective in return.

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Palu, Indonesia Earthquake and Tsunami: Leaning in to Disaster Response

Team Rubicon USA - Tue, 10/09/2018 - 09:51
On September 28, a 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck Indonesia, also triggering a tsunami that measured up to 18 feet in some areas. 1,649 people are known to have died following the earthquake and tsunami, and 265 are still missing. To date, 71,000 people have been displaced from their homes and are living in shelters. On … Read More

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Restoring Power and Hope in the Wake of Hurricane Florence

Team Rubicon USA - Mon, 10/08/2018 - 10:22
A chance encounter with two TR members led to one Wilmington family getting their power and hope restored after their home was damaged during Hurricane Florence.

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Operation Black Snake

Team Rubicon USA - Fri, 09/28/2018 - 12:51
After intense rainstorms on September 25, 2018, Hudson and Bergen Counties in New Jersey were hit particularly hard. Local TR volunteers will provide support for impacted residents in Secaucus, New Jersey.

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Surviving Hurricane Florence and a Tornado

Team Rubicon USA - Thu, 09/27/2018 - 05:58
Sometimes Team Rubicon comes to the rescue and the homeowners we have come to serve don’t know who we are or how we found them.  Such was the case with retired couple George and Dorothy Najarian, of Havelock, North Carolina. An Operation Silver Sun sawyer team arrived at the Najarian’s residence on the morning of … Read More

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Dedicated To Service

Team Rubicon USA - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 19:39
Bob McKay sweats in the North Carolina sun and heat as he power saws through dozens of Hurricane Florence-felled trees with his sawyer partner. The homeowners’ yard is full of them making their driveway nearly impassable and a walk from their front door to the river their house faces dangerous. McKay says this is his … Read More

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