Hurricane Sandy: United Methodists Care and Respond

Date Posted: 3/21/2013

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See the Results

· Over 23,000 clean-up buckets distributed

· Over 65,000 hours of volunteer labor invested

· Over 70,000 meals served

· Over 1,000 homes cleaned up

· Over 200 volunteers trained

· Long-term recovery ministries are being established to help hundreds of individuals and families in Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Connecticut.

·         Volunteer coordination

·         Housing repair

·         Disaster case management

·         Resources for recovery

·         Spiritual care-giving


Be the Change

· Pray for hope and healing

· Donate funds: Advance Hurricanes 2012,  #3021787

· Donate kits:

· Donate time: Volunteer to help repair, rebuild and restore hope.





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