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New Orleans City Assisted Evacuation MSY Drill - Volunteers Needed

  • Central City Senior Center Evacuspot 2101 Philip St New Orleans, LA, 70113 United States (map)

Come see how it's done and help us make it better! We are coordinating the volunteers to participate in the City Assisted Evacuation MSY Drill this year. Americorps VISTA has kindly offered to contribute again this year, and we're looking for approximately 30 more volunteers.

If you and/or your group would like to contribute as volunteers-- please send an email to if you want to participate along with how many you are able to contribute by May 8. If you know of any groups that we should reach out to let us know.

CAE Drill Agenda:

8-8:45 am   Meet promptly at Central City Senior Center Evacuspot at 2101 Philip St. Put on 2 wristbands and fill out 2 Evacuation Tickets (you will be two different people, so come up with your best alias! We will have a list of Harry Potter and James Bond characters to help.)
8:45-9 am   Transport on coach bus to Union Passenger Terminal (UPT)
9- 11 am   Department of Children and Family Services processes volunteers twice
11 am   LUNCH will be provided on bus to MSY (you are welcome to bring your own)
11:30am   Processing at the airport cargo area
2 pm   Return to the Central City Senior Center

Later Event: June 6
Evacuteer Training