Goshen Baptist Association
Saturday, March 23, 2019

Disaster Relief

 
If interested in training dates for Mass Feeding and Recovery (chairsaw and mudout) for current year contact  1-800-255-2428 to sign up.  In addition, please let me, Sherry Vick, know so that the Goshen Disaster List can be kept updated.  My phone number is 540-854-7828 and my email address is vicksav@aol.com.  Also, please be advised that this training is scheduled but if enough people do not sign up it could be cancelled.
 
Current opportunity to serve: Rebuilding following hurricane Florence in Jones County and Washington County, North 
Carolina.
Tremendous needs remain for volunteers to help rebuild homes and allow residents to move back home to a safe, dry and warm home.
You choose a date you can serve - by yourself, with a friend or with a group
Contact us and let us know when you would like to go.
Receive a packing list and get ready to serve!
 
Here are a few of the ways volunteers can serve:
     Rebuild teams : insulation & Drywall, plus skilled trades people (electricians, plumbers, HVAC, general contractors).
     Cleanup teams: limited, debris removal, mold remediation
     Support teams: laundry, feeding, gofers and equipment support for volunteers
 
We are asking volunteers to contribute $10 per night on site to help offset the cost of meals and lodging.
Currently 36,143 meals have been served and 18,631 volunteer hours given.
Contact us if interested in volunteering:  540.894.8440  goshenassociation@hughes.net
 
 
 
Click here for information on:
 
2019 Disaster Response Training Event - Mineral Baptist Church - 51 Louisa Avenue, Mineral, 23117 - Date to be announced
Certified Training will be lead by the Virginia Baptist Disaster Response Team.
 
For more information go to the website below:
 
 
I am the Goshen Association contact for Disaster Relief so please let me know of your interest.
 
Thank You.
 
We are here to serve.
Sherry Vick

 
Other Resources:
Associated Baptist Press has news on disaster relief efforts and so much more!