Latest Posts: Disaster Response

20 Jan 2016: Water Crisis in Flint, Michigan

The switch of water supply from Lake Huron to Flint River caused a disaster for the residents in Flint, Michigan. The Flint River toxic water corroded the pipes which caused lead to leak into the…

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31 Dec 2015: Disaster Response from Alabama Tornado

South Central Conference Adventist Community Services Disaster Response (ACS DR) team is on the ground working the aftermath of the December 25th tornado that hit the southwest area of Birmingham in Jefferson County, AL. The…

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28 Dec 2015: Tornadoes Cause Multiple Fatalities in North Texas

Update Jan 1, 2016 The ACS DR Collection/Distribution Center, located at Granger Recreation Center, in Garland, TX has been busy serving the survivors of the recent tornadoes in North Texas. Monique Monroe, Dallas Area ACS…

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17 Nov 2015: Governor Nikki Haley Lends a Hand to Flood Survivors

When the Carolina Conference received a request from the State of South Carolina to open a warehouse for the handling of donated goods to serve the survivors of the severe flooding there, several volunteers from…

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4 Nov 2015: Flooding in Central Texas

In response to the recent flooding in Central Texas, ACS participated in a Multi Agency Resource Center (MARC) yesterday in Kyle, Texas. This center served two of the hardest hit counties. Yellow cleanup buckets, toilet…

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8 Oct 2015: #CarolinaFloods Update

Adventist Community Services in the Carolina Conferences have been keeping busy responding to the floods that took place last week. Today, the warehouse that was previously opened for water supply has been closed and is…

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6 Oct 2015: #JoaquinFloods

On October 4th, 2015, Hurricane Joaquin’s waters flooded areas in the Carolina Conference. CNN stated; “South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley didn’t mince any words on Sunday about just how dangerous a situation the weather– which…

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28 Sep 2015: #ValleyFire Update

Check out this video for more details on the Adventist Church Center and the services it’s providing! Dear Beloved Church Family, There is wonderful news regard the [NAME NOT PUBLISHED]’s family. “We are doing ok,…

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28 Sep 2015: #ValleyFires Update!

Check out this article regarding that #ValleyFires. Look at ACS’s efforts to respond! If you have more stories or pictures to share of what your community is doing to help, let m us know! email…

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16 Sep 2015: #ACSResponds to Butte and Valley fires.

Last week, when Jim and Carolyn Oliver left their home of 11 years—in the midst of 120 acres of forest — they didn’t know if they would see it again. The Butte fire was moving…

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