• Operation: Black Dog

    • In Response to: Baxter Springs Tornadoes
    • Location: Baxter Springs, KS 66713, USA
    • Active: May 01, 2014 to May 13, 2014
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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.

Following the outbreak of tornadoes across the South and Central Plains, TR deployed members to Baxter Springs, KS for expedient home repair and debris removal.

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05-14-2014 – For the last couple weeks, our teams have stayed busy providing tornado relief in hard-hit communities of Arkansas, Kansas, and Mississippi. Operation: Black Dog in Baxter Springs, KS wrapped up on Monday while Operation: Red Hills in Louisville, MS demobilizes today. Dozens of TR members logged damage assessments, swung a sledge, operated some heavy equipment, and led the efforts of local volunteers with the same urge to serve. While some operations cool down, others... Read More »

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05-07-2014 – First off, I am extremely thankful for having the opportunity to join TR on Operation: Black Dog. Eight years in the Army and my tour in Iraq are some of the predominant experiences which have shaped my l... Read More »

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