Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders

Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders

Flood recovery work has begun in both Louisiana and Texas! 

 

Texas: Rebuilding After Hurricane Harvey

Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders needs you now! We have begun rebuilding in the towns and surrounds of Dickinson, Friendswood, League City, and Texas City, an area southeast of Houston. Mucking out is essentially complete in this area, so we particularly need your skilled volunteer teams! Clear Lake Presbyterian Church (25 volunteers) and Gloria Dei Lutheran Church (40 volunteers) are generously providing room and board for you.

 

Generally, teams arrive Sunday afternoon and leave late Friday or Saturday morning. We’ll provide the construction leadership, tools and projects and you provide the passion for serving your neighbors in need. 

 
 
Click button below to register for Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders Harvey Rebuild in Texas!

Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders will be closed for volunteers during these weeks:
November 19-25, 2017- Thanksgiving holiday
December 17-23, 2017-Christmas holiday
December 24-30, 2017-Christmas holiday

 

 

 

Read about Harvey work beginning at Dickinson First Presbyterian Church

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Louisiana: Flood Recovery 

As you know, massive flooding occurred in the Baton Rouge, Louisiana area in August of 2016. This flood from 24 hours of torrential rainfall damaged 154,000 homes (some have called it a 1,000 year weather phenomenon). Not surprisingly between 50% and 80% of the homeowners (depending on the area) did not have flood insurance. Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders has been rebuilding homes with our partners in Louisiana since January 2017. Given the enormity of the disaster, there are many homeowners still needing assistance.
 
Our volunteer camp is located in Denham Springs. We’re working right alongside our partners: Ginger Ford Northshore Fuller Center for Housing in Hammond, LA and the S.M.A.L.L. Fuller Center for Housing located in Walker, LA.
 
We have the capacity for 26 volunteers each week. Our volunteer camp is located in the middle of a small horse (check out 10607 Cassle Road, Denham Springs, LA for a satellite view). While the work is not relaxing, the horse farm is a great place to wind down.
 
If you have a skilled team, we’d urge you to consider volunteering in Denham Springs where your skills will be more effectively used at this point than in Texas in the Harvey recovery.
 
 

View a video of the flooded area that Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders will be helping rebuild!

Click button below to register for the Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders Flood Recovery work in Louisiana!

Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders will be closed for volunteers during these weeks:
November 19-25, 2017- Thanksgiving holiday
December 17-23, 2017-Christmas holiday
December 24-30, 2017-Christmas holiday

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2016 Events:

October 2016– Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders partnered for a new home build with First Presbyterian Church of Ocean Spring, MS. 
Check out the story of the homeowner for the Ocean Springs Build.

May 2016, Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders and 115 volunteers partnered with Warrior Creek Development for a two-week build of six housing units (three duplexes) in Welch, West Virginia. 

 

 

 

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