Relief efforts for the people affected by the recent hurricanes will be needed for a long time. Here are some ways you can help right now:
PRAY for people affected and for the first responders.
GIVE to disaster relief by mailing a check to Second Baptist Church, 2600 Dave Ward Drive, Conway AR 72034 or by clicking here.
SERVE when it is time to deploy by signing up here.
Pick up a 5-gallon bucket with a lid at the church or buy your own. Fill the bucket with items on the list and return to the church by October 15.
If purchasing items in bulk, please put separated items into plastic zipper bags. Many of the items are available at dollar stores. Each 5-gallon bucket should contain 18 items (approximately a $50-75 value):
- terry towels (thin towel 4-pack or buy in bulk and separate)
- trash bags (roll of 25, may need to buy in bulk and separate)
- mold and mildew control, spray bottle
- dish soap
- cleaner with bleach, spray bottle
- 12 3/4″ Wonderbar pry bar
- small first-aid kit
- duct tape roll
- scrub brush
- work gloves, full leather or leather palm (3-pack)
- disposable gloves (2-pack)
- utility knife
- Sharpie permanent marker (2-pack)
- 3M eyeglass protector
- small hygiene kit (or feminine pads purchased in bulk and separated)
- 11″ zip ties/cable ties (100 pack or similar)
- N95 respirator/mask (2-pack)
- sponges (3-pack, pack these last under the lid)