TR Wraps Up Successful Post-Wildfire Resident Re-Entry Efforts in Canada

By Michael Ralston FORT McMURRAY, Alberta – To date, over 80 members of Team Rubicon (TR) have been deployed to Fort McMurray, Alberta, assisting the Regional Emergency Operations Centre (REOC) and the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) in resident re-entry efforts after wildfires consumed more than 566,000 hectares, or over 1.4 million acres. Team … Continued

Edmonton Sun: Team Rubicon Recovers Motorcycle from Fort McMurray Rubble

Edmonton Sun: BY KEITH GEREIN FIRST POSTED: THURSDAY, JUNE 09, 2016 10:54 AM MDT | UPDATED: THURSDAY, JUNE 09, 2016 11:14 AM MDT In the grips of final stage cancer, all Quentin Thomas wanted to do was to spend his last few days at home in peace. Fort McMurray’s wildfire wouldn’t give him that peace, forcing the bed-ridden 48-year-old … Continued

Press Release: TRG Announces Global Partnership with History Channel

April 21, 2016 (New York, NY) — A+E Networks and HISTORY are proud to announce that it will be taking their four-year partnership with Team Rubicon USA global. On April 25th, HISTORY will join forces with the Team Rubicon Global international expansion project to rollout a 60-second PSA (https://youtu.be/XCj9uUs8P9c) in the United Kingdom in support … Continued

TR UK Member Reflection by Georgia Yurwich-Spink

In that strange no man’s land of time between Christmas and New Year, when social events with friends are a blur and there’s a constant drone of Home Alone in the background, it can be hard to think of anything other than what else to do with those turkey leftovers and whether the shop will … Continued

The Telegraph: Army veterans head to flood-hit Yorkshire to help elderly

  Civilian aid group Team Rubicon work with volunteers from Islamic charities to provide assistance to flooded towns in Cumbria Photo: PA By Steven Swinford, Deputy Political Editor, and Michael Wilkinson 3:18PM GMT 29 Dec 2015 Dozens of armed forces veterans have volunteered to help flood-hit communities in North Yorkshire recover by clearing up damage and assisting the elderly. Nearly … Continued

TR UK Member Reflection from Paul Taylor

British Army Veteran Paul Taylor Deploys to South Carolina Paul Taylor enlisted with the British Army at age 16 and served with the infantry for 26 years. The former Fusilier now resides in the town of Hay-on-Wye in Wales, and earlier this month, he departed for South Carolina to support Operation: Palmetto Punch with Team Rubicon USA. … Continued

Press Release: Box.org Commits to Disaster Relief Innovation at CGI

BY BRYAN BRECKENRIDGE Today, we are incredibly excited to share that Box.org has become a supporting member of the Clinton Global Initiative’s (CGI) Commitments to Action, in the area of disaster relief innovation. By pledging this commitment – a defining feature of CGI – Box.org will dedicate time, volunteer resources, and technology to help revolutionize the way disaster relief … Continued