• Operation: Rising Mesa

    • In Response to: New Mexico Floods
    • Location: Crownpoint, NM
    • Active: Sep 20, 2013 to Sep 28, 2013

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.

After heavy floods hit the region, many charters of the Navajo Nation did not receive adequate assistance. TR deployed Regions 6 and 9 to assist the rural communities recover from the floods.

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09-25-2013 – Regions 6 and 9 are launching flood recovery operations in New Mexico to assist various charters of the Navajo Nation. Many of these charters are remote and do not receive adequate assistance after a natural disaster. These charters were hit by the same storms that flooded Colorado, but unfortunately, many of the earthen dams in the area broke and continued the flood the region. The team is currently on the ground in Crownpoint, NM, and establishing a forward operating bas... Read More »

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09-28-2013 – There’s something about our elder Americans that can grasp a young man’s soul quicker than the glint of gold, the allure of money, and more lasting than any blockbuster film. In the devastation of Moo... Read More »

Supporters of Operation: Rising Mesa

Donor Donation Date
Andres Lazo$120.00October 14, 2013
Donna McClaugherty$20.00October 01, 2013
Mary Gregoire$60.00September 29, 2013
John Kirby$30.00September 28, 2013
Charles Mandelbaum$120.00September 27, 2013
Anonymous$30.00September 27, 2013
Steve Hamilton$40.00September 26, 2013
Christina Hernandez$20.00September 26, 2013
Anonymous$50.00September 25, 2013
stephen defilippis$100.00September 25, 2013
Marc Swarowsky$20.00September 25, 2013
Ruth B Kaplan$50.00September 25, 2013
Terence Rivera$100.00September 25, 2013
Klebe Brumble$100.00September 24, 2013

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