LG Gets Plugged In on Houston Rebuild

Laura Barbieri of LG Electronics recently volunteered with a group of fellow LGE employees at the Houston Rebuild and she had a lot to share about her first experience with Team Rubicon. If you know anything about the Lone Star State, you know the phrase “Don’t Mess With Texas.” This famous epithet definitely rings true for Team … Read More

I was a career first responder who found a new home

This First Responders Day, I’d like to share a little about my experience and my career as a first responder.   I served 27 years with Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACOFD), retiring as a Captain. It was nothing short of a dream career and a career of a lifetime. I can honestly say I … Read More

Your First Op: From Reveille to Rack

The morning of your first deployment, you wake feeling like an outsider, not knowing what to expect. By the end of that first day, you’re part of a family.

At Home in Kilgore

When Kim Stevens Responded to Tornadoes in Kilgore, She Revisited a Piece of Her Family History

A Disaster That Literally Hits Home

“For many reasons, there are operations that really hit home more than others, but the one thing no one ever wants to experience, is a disaster that literally hits home. Panama City is my hometown.”