Join the Gustav Relief Effort
Date: September 4, 2008
At 6:30 p.m. today, Thursday, September 4, 2008, members of the Andrews University family will be departing for Hammond, Louisiana to aid in the clean-up and relief efforts following Hurricane Gustav. This mission trip is organized by the Center for Youth Evangelism.
Busses will load in the PMC parking lot at 6:30 p.m. and depart by 7 p.m. The group will return to campus by 6:30 a.m. Monday morning. The cost for the trip is $195 per person. A minimum of 27 volunteers must sign-up in order for the group to go, so please invite your friends.
Students need to get permission from parents/guardian, work supervisor, professors and dean.
The group will be aiding in supply distribution and clean-up as directed by Adventist Community Services. Volunteers should prepared to do whatever is needed. The group will be staying in a primitive lodging center that still lacks electricity. Sleeping bags and bug repellant is required. Visit Campus Ministries for additional ideas on what to bring.
For more information, contact Jeff Boyd at 471-8354 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also visit www.wecaremissions.org.