Harvey anniversary workday

HARVEY ANNIVERSARY WORKDAY

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25


Meet at Lakewood UMC
Saturday, August 25
8:30 - 4:00 pm
Register Online (see form below)

Multiple sites will be available, located locally from our church. An overview of the type of work that will be done at each site will be available as we get closer to the event. Thank you for your support!

We have partnered with HOPE Disaster Recovery and Houston Responds to continue to repair homes in our area. There are still over 5,000 families who are not back into their homes. 

Hang tight while we prepare your form...

disaster recovery


HOW CAN YOU CONTINUE TO HELP? 
  • Register as a volunteer for a work team. (See Form Above)
  • Donate to the LUMC Disaster Relief Fund
  • Continue to respond to requests via social media or email for materials, food, or supplies as needs arise. 
  • Commit to pray for 1) the community, 2) families in recovery and 3) the Church for wisdom, guidance and resources to effectively respond in Christ.

If you have questions, or know of someone in need, please contact LUMCHarveyRecovery@gmail.com.



HELPFUL LINKS:

As we enter hurricane season, it is highly important to begin preparations for the safety of you and your family. Posted below are checklists and guides available for download.


FEMA: How to Prepare for a Hurricane


City of Houston Disaster Preparedness Guide


www.readyharris.org

www.redcross.org

www.texasprepares.org

www.weather.gov/hgx


Texas Annual Conference of the UMC Resources & Articles


Hygiene Kits

Hygiene kits provide basic necessities to people who have been forced to leave their homes because of human conflict or natural disaster. Hygiene kits are also used as learning tools in personal hygiene, literacy, nutrition, and cooking classes.


Cleaning Kits (Flood Buckets)

These supplies enable people to begin the overwhelming job of cleaning up after a flood or hurricane. 


Help Purchase Supplies

If you prefer to donate toward the purchase of supplies instead of buying and shipping them, give online to Material Resources, UMCOR Advance #901440.


Donate to the Lakewood United Methodist Church Disaster Relief Fund