Disaster Relief Updates

100% of disaster relief donations go directly towards relief efforts, with exception of the transaction fee charged by our credit card processing company. All administrative costs are covered in the operating budget.

*Applications for Hurricane Laura relief are no longer being taken, but we may be able to answer questions you have.

October 12, 2020 • 3:20 pm

Do you need relief assistance for Hurricane Delta?
New request for assistance for Disaster Relief related to Hurricane Delta (mud out, chainsaw, etc.) are being taken at this time.

October 11, 2020 • 9:10 am

In need of a blue tarp roof from FEMA?
Click the button below for more information and to sign up for this program.

September 15, 2020 • 2:15 pm

FEMA Assistance for Churches and Non-profits. Click on the links below for details.

September 8, 2020 • 4:10 pm

Chainsaw Manual:
Download manual below from Alabama Disaster Relief.

September 4, 2020 • 8:25 am

FEMA Disaster Assistance:
Download one of the flyers below for more information concerning assistance from FEMA.

September 3, 2020 • 4:50 pm

A Word of Thanks:
Thankful for the Disaster Relief teams God has sent to help us during these challenging days. States sending Disaster Relief units (equipment) and volunteers include:  Arkansas, Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina and more are on the way! Thanks to the Send Relief Network of the North American Mission Board as well. We are grateful for our Southern Baptist Disaster Relief family. Be sure and pass along your thanks when you see them.

September 3, 2020 • 11:00 am

Disaster Relief supplies needed. Click the button below to view, print and share with your church and other interested parties.

August 31, 2020 • 5:45 pm (Updated)

As we assist those affected by Hurricanes Laura and Delta, the following supplies are needed:

  • Gatorade
  • Non-perishable snacks
  • 8 Penny Nails
  • Hygiene kits
  • Sanitary wipes
  • Feminine products
  • Mops
  • Brooms
  • 1 gallon pump sprayers
  • Bleach – ½ gallon
  • 5 gallon buckets
  • Rags
  • Brushes for cleaning
  • Soap
  • Rubber gloves
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Lysol or Pinesol
  • Bottled water
  • Tarps

These can be dropped off at the following locations:

  • Trinity Baptist, Lake Charles
  • Philadelphia Baptist Church, Horseshoe Dr., Alexandria (318-880-4382)
  • First Baptist Jennings
  • First Baptist Westlake
  • First Baptist Vinton
  • First Baptist Sulphur
  • Maplewood First Baptist, Sulphur
  • Mt. Pilgrim Baptist, Sulphur
  • East Leesville Baptist, Leesville
  • Moss Bluff First Baptist, Lake Charles
  • Houston River Baptist, Sulphur
  • Open Gate Baptist, Lake Charles
  • New Hope Baptist, DeQuincy
  • Sulphur CC, Sulphur
  • Longville Baptist, Longville
  • First Baptist, Pitkin
  • Elizabeth Baptist
  • Amiable Baptist, Glenmora
  • Canaan Baptist, Leesville
  • Green Oak Baptist, Merryville
  • Simpson Baptist

August 30, 2020 • 3:20 pm

Disaster Relief volunteers from across the country are coming to assist Louisiana residents in the days ahead. The list of available services include:

  • Chainsaw crews will remove trees from your home and haul them to the curb for pick up.
  • Volunteers will tarp exposed areas of roofs until permanent repairs can be made.
  • Mud-out teams can remove sheet rock and treat for mold.
  • Chaplains are available for spiritual counseling, encouragement and prayer.
  • Crews do not work on mobile homes.