Author: Kayla M. McCoy

GGLTRC’s “We’ll Stick Together” Shirts

The Committee has just launched its first fundraiser! Following the success of their initial fundraiser with this shirt design, Elkins, WV-based artist Emily Prentice and GGLTRC Secretary Kayla M. McCoy made the joint decision to hand their design and concept over to the Greater Greenbrier Long-Term Recovery Committee. These are only available until September 1st, so visit BonfireFunds and get yours today!  ...

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GGLTRC to Host Disaster Case Management Training

The Greater Greenbrier Long-Term Recovery Committee is excited to announce we will be hosting Disaster Case Management training on Thursday, August 11th, and Friday, August 12th, 2016. Elizabeth Disco-Shearer, COO of the Disaster Services Division of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul, will lead both sessions. Training will be sponsored by West Virginia Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (WV VOAD). Ms. Disco-Shearer has over 25 years of experience in leadership, governance, and regulatory compliance. She served as president of the Texas VOAD and experienced 19 disasters during her tenure, including Hurricane Ike, the Texas Wildfires, and the West, TX Explosion. In...

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Appalachia Service Project Announces Rebuilding Rainelle

On Friday, August 5th, Appalachia Service Project President and CEO Walter B. Crouch announced ASP’s long-term recovery effort to help Rainelle, WV recover from the devastating floods of June 23rd. The Greater Greenbrier Long-Term Recovery Committee looks forward to working with the Appalachia Service Project in this endeavor. More information on Rebuild Rainelle, including how to volunteer, donate, or sponsor a home, can be...

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