West Virginia Conference responds to flooding in 8 counties

By WV UMC Admin

Saturday, July 29th, Governor Jim Justice declared a state of emergency for eight West Virginia counties due to flooding. Clean up teams are now needed.

Rev. Jake Steele assisting with flood clean up.

Please get in touch with West Virginia Conference Disaster Response Leaders: Dan or Sue Lowther to learn how you may help residents in Monongalia, Marion, Harrison, Tucker, Taylor, Wetzel, Ohio, and Marshall Counties.

Rev. Dan Lowther: 304-642-0897 (c)
Rev. Sue Lowther: 304-642-0896 (c)

Assistance preparing flood buckets and other materials is also needed at the New Vision Depot in the Southern District.

If you live in an affected area, call 1-800-451-1954 or 1-844-WVflood to request crisis clean up, or go to www.CrisisCleanup.org. Click Sign up. Register as a survivor, volunteer or a volunteer organization to get up and running.

Our prayers continue with all who live in this region, and those who are volunteering to help!

A trailer loaded with flood buckets and cleaning supplies prepares to leave the New Vision Depot, Saturday July 29.

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