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Our mission: annually recruits, trains, and manages over 500 evacuation volunteers (Evacuteers) who assist with New Orleans’ public evacuation option called City-Assisted Evacuation (CAE). We serve to prepare and register evacuees, ensuring their ability to evacuate safely and with dignity.

If you've been following us over the last year, our role in disaster preparedness and response has evolved: we recruited and managed over 200 volunteers to assist homeowners in the Baton Rouge area following the catastrophic floods of last August, and another 25 volunteers to distribute emergency food supplies in the first 3 days after tornadoes struck New Orleans East in February.

We can guarantee that each contribution, no matter how big or small, goes to the robust work of just two staff members who train over 500 volunteers each year, conduct youth outreach with over 700 EvacuKids participants, and provide information to thousands of citizens at dozens of community outreach events.

We believe that the work we do together will help save lives, and we truly appreciate the kindness of individual supporters like you!

What will my Donation go to support? 

  • $20 pays for 2 under-served students in New Orleans to participate in our EvacuKids program to build up emergency preparedness for the next generation (total cost per semester: $2500)

  • $50 pays for 10 new Evacuteers to train with us and helps to maintain our volunteer database

  • $75 pays for 5 emergency preparedness kits for 5 families: includes can opener, flashlight, batteries, non-perishable food, water bottle, and whistle

  • $100 sponsors one Evacuspot Captain to receive their certification (good for 2 years)

  • $500 sponsors a community partner's annual participation and ensures better preparedness city-wide

  • $1,000 pays for our communications technology for six months: including microwave technology radios, phones, and computers

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