The purpose of Disaster Relief is to show the love of Jesus to victims of disaster events by meeting practical needs in their lives as they recover from the devastating effects of the disaster. We offer them hope as we Serve Christ in Crisis. Click here to learn more about Disaster Relief…
We offer two opportunities for planning for disaster response:
- Individuals who want to serve as credentialed Disaster Relief volunteers need to attend a Phase 1 event. Click here and then the Training tab for a list of current training events.
- Churches who want basic information on how to minister during the time of a disaster can host a seminar on Family and Church Preparation. For more information please contact us…
Please keep in mind that some opportunities require Disaster Relief training and certification. All posts will indicate the level of training required.
Staten Island & Freeport NY, and Allenwood, NJ: GBC has funds to help your church group participate so please contact Stuart Lang for more information by clicking here. NAMB will be the primary coordinator. Information and registration of teams can be done through the following link: www.namb.net/sandy. We anticipate having housing for as many as 150 volunteers per night available beginning May 1, 2013. Volunteers will be housed in large groups separated by gender. We will not be able to provide housing for individual groups,...read more