Disaster Relief Effort Opportunities Now Posted

Looking for ways to help out someone in need this summer? 
 
Three new opportunities have been added to our website for those who would like to help provide emergency relief assistance to those whose lives have been affected by recent catastrophic disasters.

 

Oklahoma City Area

The Lutheran Disaster Assistance Fund, organized by those at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, an LCMC congregation in Marion, IA, provides emergency assistance to help support the needs of victims of catastrophic natural disasters including tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes, ice storms, wildfires, flooding caused by excessive rains, and similar natural disasters.  For more information, or to donate to the LDA Fund, click here

 

West, TX

Relief efforts are currently being coordinated to help support those affected by the the April 17 explosion at the West Fertilizer Co. in West, Texas.  For further information, click here

 

East Coast

Finally, those interested in taking part in the ongoing relief efforts to help the victims of Hurricane Sandy can find links to various volunteer organizations and hands-on opportunities here

 
All of the information that we currently have has been posted to our Relief Funds page. 

If you have any additional information, or if your congregation has coordinated a disaster relief effort, please contact kristy@lcmc.net

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