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Record Details: - 2011 TX Wildfires (VOLUNTEER COORDINATION)

Facility Type: Info/Hotline
Status: Open

Various, TX 00000



Mission: from the website:

In the midst of one of the most devastating wildfire seasons in Texas history, the state has deployed resources across the state to fight fires and assist those displaced by the flames. Since the beginning of wildfire season, local and state firefighters have responded to more than 20,000 fires that have destroyed more than 1,000 homes and burned more than 3.6 million acres. Nonprofits are also responding in communities across Texas to help support our neighbors as they recover and rebuild.

Please sign up with if you are an individual or organization that would like to stay connected to the latest information about how you can support volunteer efforts related to the Wildfire Disaster.

This organization provides Temporary or Permanent Service? Temporary


People can enter personal information into an online database that appears to be used by the government to manage volunteers. The site does not provide any privacy policies or info about the group that runs the site. But we did find it linked to the Texas government site:

Not sure if the state's privacy policies apply, or if the personal info is shared with fundraisers.

Info Source/Changes:
added missing avails/needs/region - updated facility name
(see full history)

Created At: Sun Sep 18 16:52:28 +0000 2011
Updated At: Wed Sep 21 16:55:01 +0000 2011
Updated By: tfri

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Medical, Volunteers, General * (ANY/ALL Types) Needed Urgent Show Edit
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Command & Control, Volunteer Coordination/Sign up Center Avail Show Edit
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Support for Named Disaster: 2011 Texas Wildfires Support Avail Show Edit
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Volunteer Reception Center, VRC Avail Show Edit
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Volunteers, Individual Volunteers (This facility accomodates Individuals Volunteers) Avail Show Edit
Volunteers, Misc. * (ANY/ALL Types) Avail Show Edit
Volunteers, Short Term Volunteer Opportunities Avail Show Edit
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