• Operation: Bayou Blitz

    • In Response to: Hurricane Isaac
    • Location: New Orleans, LA
    • Active: Aug 29, 2012 to Sep 10, 2012

Objective

Mike Lee

Mike Lee, a native of Chicago, graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a degree in Creative Writing. At LMU, Mike developed international and domestic volunteer trips and served as the Volunteer Coordinator for the Student Veterans Organization. Mike’s professional background is in advertising and marketing, and has experience in executing large print and digital campaigns for non-profit and tourism clients. He lives in Los Angeles where he thinks a lot about dogs, bourbon, and the Chicago Bears.

In response to Hurricane Isaac, Team Rubicon deployed 34 personnel to various parishes in Southern Louisiana. TR provided 24 hour support to the state EOC (Emergency Operations Center) and conducted debris clearing and home repair operations in the affected areas.

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Latest Field Report

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09-02-2012 – With search and rescue operations scaling down, and the water in the most devastated neighborhoods remaining to be pumped out before hurricane recovery can begin in earnest, Team Rubicon's south Louisiana team is making use of this transitional period by working with a local pastor to identify and assist residents whose needs are acute. In Violet, Louisiana, we are focusing primarily on debris removal, to renew a sense of normalcy to the stricken residents of this small co... Read More »

Latest Reflections

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09-05-2012 – In a few hours, I’ll wake up to a brand new day. The sun will probably be shining, the chicory-flavored coffee will tickle the inside of my nose, and the birds might even be singing. I’ll get in m... Read More »

Supporters of Operation: Bayou Blitz

Donor Donation Date
Nathan Hanks$15.00November 04, 2012
Nathan Hanks$15.00October 04, 2012
Nathan Hanks$15.00September 04, 2012
Anonymous$40.00September 04, 2012
Daniel Smolkin$10.00September 02, 2012
B Charlene Fisher$50.00September 02, 2012
George Cybulski$100.00September 01, 2012
Marlene E Sunderland$15.00September 01, 2012
Margaret Smith$50.00September 01, 2012
Julie R. Hobus$40.00September 01, 2012
Diane G Reynolds$100.00August 31, 2012
Anonymous$250.00August 31, 2012
Evelyn Tate$100.00August 31, 2012
Christina Rooker$30.00August 31, 2012
Brian Bolton$10.00August 31, 2012
Mike Duncan$100.00August 31, 2012
Robert M Johnson$40.00August 31, 2012
Anonymous$50.00August 31, 2012
Barbara Pelak$50.00August 31, 2012
Thomas McNeal$20.00August 31, 2012
Larry Parent$100.00August 31, 2012

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