Programs / June 2018 - August 2018

Southern Minnesota Floods

About Our Southern MN Flood Project

In late June 2018, widespread storms caused flooding in large parts of Southern Minnesota – as well as Iowa and other states. Our work is focused on Fairbault, Cottonwood, and Murray Counties assisting the MN VOAD and partner agencies provide assistance to storm-affected families.

NECHAMA is providing technical and administrative support for all MN and National VOAD members responding to the events.

Volunteer

At this time we are not accepting volunteers. Check back for more information.

Updates

Volunteer with NECHAMA in Louisiana!

Our Hurricane Ida program is officially extending through June 30, 2022! Now is the time to think about joining us in Louisiana this summer. Make a solo trip, bring a... Read More

Photo: A NECHAMA volunteer removes wood from walls in a home damaged by Hurricane Ida in Louisiana

Walk the road today with NECHAMA

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NECHAMA IS BORN! The first group of volunteers with NECHAMA stand next to the first trailer purchased.

NECHAMA is Born!

(Pictured: Todd Heilicher, Steve Lear, Reva Lear, Betty Katz, Steve Hunegs) Our celebration of volunteerism continues! We thought it would be awesome to take you back to when it all... Read More

Staff Contacts

David E. Kaplan

Executive Director

david@nechama.org

(952) 255-6822

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