VOAD Membership



Member organizations are:

  • Organizations that are statewide in scope and purpose.
  • Organizations that have voluntary memberships and constituencies.
  • Organizations that have a not-for-profit structure.
  • Organizations that are active in disaster (must have a statewide disaster response program and policy for commitment of resources to meet the needs of people affected by disaster, without discrimination as to race, creed, gender or age).

Some Member Organizations include:


  • Adventist Community Services Disaster Response
  • All Hands Volunteers
  • American Red Cross, Connecticut Region
  • Americares
  • Association of Muslim Chaplains 
  • Children's Disaster Services
  • Connecticut Veterinary Medical Foundation
  • CT Rises
  • Civil Air Patrol, Connecticut Wing
  • Connecticut Canine Search and Rescue
  • Connecticut Food Bank
  • Connecticut State Animal Response Team
  • Catholic Charities
  • Episcopal Church in Connecticut
  • Foodshare
  • Healing Emergency Aid Response Team
  • International Fund for Animal Welfare
  • K9 First Responders
  • National Association for Amateur Radio
  • Operation BBQ Relief
  • World Renew: Disaster Response Services
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
  • Veterans 4 Disaster Response
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency, Region I
  • Islamic Relief USA
  • National VOAD
  • Presbyterian Disaster Assistance
  • Presbytery of Southern New England
  • Salvation Army Southern New England Division
  • Save the Children
  • Team Rubicon
  • United Church of Christ
  • United Church of Christ, Connecticut Conference
  • United Methodist Church, New England Conference, Disaster Response
  • United Methodist Church, New York Annual Conference
  • United Way of Connecticut 2-1-1


Interested in Joining?

Contact Richard Branigan, VOAD Chair, at Richard.Branigan@redcross.org