Current Events

 

 We are now at a level 3 which means we are no longer responding to any requests for disaster assistance at this time.


Florida Baptist Disaster Relief Sit Rep Update

CURRENT STATUS Fl. DR Command post, a shower unit and recovery & Clean-up units (mud out) continue to work out of Florida Boulevard Baptist Church 10915 Florida Blvd Baton Rouge, La. 70815. We have a second shower unit and team at Christ Community Church in Denham Springs, La. &nb
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Louisiana Sit Rep #2

CURRENT STATUS: Two Shower Units are in  operation. One is at Christ Community Church, Denham Springs and the other at Florida Blvd. Baptist Church.  The Mobile Command  Center is now operational at Florida Blvd Baptist Church 10915 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA.   What is being
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Louisiana Sit Rep #1

CURRENT STATUS: We now have Two Shower Units in operations.  One is at Christ Community Church, Denham Springs and the other at Florida Blvd. Baptist Church.  The Mobile Command  Center is now operational at Florida Blvd Baptist Church (10915 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA).  Operation
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How Out of State Callouts Work and Louisiana Flooding

Some have been wondering if Florida Baptist Disaster Relief will be responding to the flooding in Louisiana. We would like you to understand what the protocol for states to request assistance from other Southern Baptist Disaster Relief teams. When a disaster occurs the impacted state
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Update to FLDR Response to West Virginia

Florida Baptist are hard at work in West Virginia with two small but effective teams. We are now focusing upon Clean Up and Recovery with two teams from Florida and two teams from Kentucky. One of our teams have been working on the home of an elderly lady still grieving the death of h
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Relief Efforts Begin In West Virginia

Florida Baptist have set-up an Incident Command Center at Cathedral of Prayer Baptist Church in Charleston, WV. Our main focus is the Clendenin area, which is one of the hardest hit towns in the three county federal declared disaster area. Four assessment teams have gone out into the
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First Warehouse Workday of 2016

The first warehouse workday for 2016 is coming up. Please mark your calendar and plan on coming to Lake Yale warehouse on Feb. 13th. Work begins at 8:30am goes through to 3:00pm, includes lunch. Here is an idea of some of the things we want to accomplish at this workday: volunteers to
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Clean Up and Recovery Units Still Needed in South Carolina

Florida DR C&R units are still needed in SC. We are shutting down the IC in Summerville SC and will pull out Friday AM. Fl crews are being redirected to Georgetown SC. If you have a C&R unit or willing and able to work with one please contact Your regional director ASAP or Lin
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Florida Put On Stand-By

Oklahoma volunteer teams are working across the state and are looking at requesting out of state help but have not done so at this time. Both Texas Conventions have targeted and are requesting out of state teams to respond to the Houston area.  They report that there is equipment on s
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