UCC Disaster Recovery in Southeastern Vermont (Windham County)In partnership with Southeaster Vermont Irene Long-Term Recovery Committee and Housing in local UCC church
Your group can help people rebuild lives and properties.
Contact: Pam Small, UCC Disaster Ministries' RegistrarEmail: email@example.comPhone: 812.453.3995 (Cell)On-line Registration
Work Needed: Long-Term Disaster recovery from Hurricane Irene and Tropical storm Lee in September of 2011. Projects include home repair and rebuilding. Note: currently needing light construction and home clean out.
Time: Beginning July 2012 through September 2012. Arrive on Sunday afternoon and depart Saturday morning. Work Monday - Friday.
Accommodations: Housing provided in local United Church of Christ congregations fro groups 12-15 people. UCC Registrar will make arrangements for your group upon receiving your on-line registration. Bathrooms, showers and access to kitchen facilities and utensils are available. Groups need to bring sleeping bags or air mattresses; and linens.
Cost: $50 per person per week to the host church providing accommodations to help offset costs of utilities and maintenance. Costs for building materials and tools, and construction supervision provided through Long-Term Recovery Committee partners. Your donations to One Great Hour of Sharing® help make possible the local work of the Long-Term Recovery Committee.
Minimum Age: 16 years. Volunteers under age 18 have specific waiver forms requiring parent/guardian signature.
Adult to Youth Ratio: 1:5
UCC Identity: UCC Disaster Recovery T-shirts available for purchase from United Church of Christ Resources 800.537-3394 or www.ucc.org/under "Buy It" cost of the t-shirt: $7.00 + shipping and handling.
Forms you will need once you have registered your group for a mission trip to Vermont.
Rev. Mary Schaller BlaufussTeam Leader, Global Sharing of Resources700 Prospect Ave.Cleveland,Ohio firstname.lastname@example.org