Team Rubicon (TR) unites the skills and experience of military veterans with first responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams into crisis situations. TR offers veterans a chance to continue their service by helping and empowering those afflicted by disasters, and also themselves. Through service, veterans gain three things they lose after taking off the uniform: purpose, community, and identity. Veterans and civilians who want to become a member visit: https://teamrubiconusa.org/
How to Help With Hawaii Wildfire Relief
On 13 August, Team Rubicon began an initial response, deploying local Greyshirts to assist with donations management and other tasks at the direction of community leaders. Team Rubicon continues to assess unmet needs for a larger response and recovery from the wildfires. Here’s how to help Hawaii now:
A Community Building Resilience
Behind every successful operation is a group of individuals committed to supporting Team Rubicon’s mission of serving global communities before, during, and after disasters and crises. We call them the Support Squad.