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2014-09-01 23:04:12

Be disaster aware, take action to prepare Los Angeles, Calif. (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster relief organization, is proud to be participating in the annual National Preparedness Month in September, sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Ready Campaign. National Preparedness Month is a nationwide effort encouraging individuals, families, businesses, first responders, and communities to work together and take action to prepare for...

2014-08-18 23:09:52

Veteran Led Disaster Response Group Encourages Continued Service Los Angeles, Calif. (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster relief organization, joins with aid agencies across the world to enlist awareness of World Humanitarian Day, Tuesday Aug. 19. World Humanitarian Day commemorates those who have lost their lives in humanitarian service and celebrates the spirit that inspires humanitarian work around the world. “Even in the worst crises, there are those who put...

2014-07-26 23:00:32

Veteran-led disaster group to manage response for devastated city. Pateros, WA (PRWEB) July 26, 2014 Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster relief organization, has launched Operation: Humble Trooper to support residents of Pateros, Wash., following wildfires that destroyed dozens of homes. At the request of local officials, Team Rubicon has deployed a National Incident Management Assistance Team (IMAT) to manage debris removal, spontaneous volunteers, and in-kind donations on behalf of the...

2014-06-18 23:16:18

Vet-led disaster group to help residents of Pilger, Nebraska. Los Angeles (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster relief organization, has launched Operation: Tough Town to support residents of Pilger, Neb., following deadly tornadoes. "Tough Town" honors Pilger's motto, "The little town too tough to die." A reconnaissance team has deployed to gather more information, mobilize resources, and connect with local emergency management agencies. Team...

2014-05-22 23:12:49

Holiday weekend takes back seat to disaster response for vet-led group. Los Angeles (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 While many Americans are making Memorial Day plans for the beach, barbeques or parades, dozens of Team Rubicon volunteers will continue tornado clean-up efforts in Arkansas and Nebraska. For the members of the veteran-led disaster relief organization, there’s no other place they’d rather be—even though many missed last year’s holiday responding to tornadoes in Oklahoma....

2014-05-07 08:32:17

--New Agreements Ensure Breadth of Coverage in China and Access to Wide Range of Customers for Rubicon's Leading DNA Library Prep Kits-- ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rubicon Genomics, Inc., today announced that it has partnered with three life sciences distributors in China to expand availability of its DNA library preparation products, including its ThruPLEX(®)-FD Prep Kits and PicoPLEX(TM) DNA-seq Kits for use with Illumina(®) next-generation sequencing (NGS)...

2014-05-02 23:06:41

Veteran-led Disaster Relief Group Provides Help in Arkansas, Mississippi and Kansas Los Angeles (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster relief organization, has launched multiple disaster operations to support communities affected by this week’s deadly tornado outbreak across multiple states. Monday, Operation: Rising Eagle began in Faulkner County, Ark. There, volunteers are performing damage assessment, chainsaw operations, debris removal and expedient home repair....

2014-04-29 23:12:33

Veteran-led disaster group responds to storms, encourages public preparedness as severe weather threatens 75 million. Los Angeles (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster relief organization, has launched Operation: Rising Eagle to support communities affected by the deadly tornado outbreak in Arkansas. A reconnaissance team has deployed to Faulkner County, Ark., to gather more information, mobilize resources, and connect with local emergency management agencies while...

2014-03-12 23:23:31

Veteran-led nonprofit looks to replicate disaster response model globally. Los Angeles (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Team Rubicon’s goal to replicate its disaster response model in other countries took a great leap forward this week with the first donation to Team Rubicon Global. The donation is as unique as Team Rubicon, coming in the form of 109 bitcoins from the bitcoin community. The donation wallet was created by Vaurum, a crypto-currency company based in Palo Alto. Bitcoins are a...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.