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Collegiates needed for Sandy Relief to New York

Jan 6-20, 2013, collegiates can minister to victims of Hurricane Sandy in New York.

Hurricane Sandy response covered on Baptist Press; continue to pray & give

Nov 5, Baptist Press posted an article about the hurricane response in the Northeast.

Hurricane Sandy - SBC of Virginia DR ready to respond; donate now

SBC of Virginia DR is on alert in Virginia and leaders are working in Pennsylvania with national SBC DR efforts.

Respond now to support Hurricane Isaac Disaster Relief

Pray and give to support Southern Baptist relief efforts. The media has stopped covering the damage caused by Hurricane Isaac, but the need is great.

DR Training in Roanoke Area

November 3, 2012 - DR Training at New Century Church, Roanoke.

2012 Storm Cleanup in Madison Heights Video

Volunteers from Liberty Baptist Church in Appomattox help Madison Heights residents clean up after strong storm knocks down trees.

Many respond as Christians share Jesus’ love after storms

The shelter that Thomas Road Baptist Church opened after crippling straight-line winds tore across the region June 29 became a place of spiritual refuge for some 70 people on July 4.

Thanks for Disaster Relief from Jonathan Falwell

Jonathan Falwell, pastor of Thomas Road Baptist Church, gives thanks and encouragement for the response of SBC of Virginia churches to the storm-related power outages in 2012.

TRBC, SBC of Virginia partner with NAMB to bring aid

In response to what is being called the worst non-hurricane related power outage in Virginia’s history, Baptists have teamed up to offer relief to the thousands of Lynchburg residents without electricity.

Hundreds of thousands still without power; SBC of Virginia DR aided by NAMB, GFTW, Dominion Power

Through ministry partners, such as First Baptist Church in Roanoke and Grace Baptist Church in Christiansburg, cooling stations are in place to provide cold water, food and a cool environment. Thomas Road Baptist Church in Lynchburg is also serving as a church-­run shelter.

SBC of Virginia works with local officials to bring disaster relief to Virginia residents.

Gov. Bob McDonnell has declared a state of emergency for Virginia due to the high winds that swept through the state, leaving many without a way to stay cool and hydrated.

SBCV DR responds to West Liberty, KY Tornadoes

When a series of tornados ripped through West Liberty, Ky. in early March, a trail of death and destruction was left in their wakes. The wreckage from the tornados created a need – a need that was answered by nearly 70 college students from across the country during spring break.

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About SBC of Virginia Disaster Relief

It is the goal of SBCV Disaster Relief to assist churches in preparing for disaster by developing a strategy to minister to their communities during crisis through readying their facilities, training their members, securing supplies, and developing protocols that will activate their disaster response plans. Our ultimate goal is to be able to share the love of Christ through sharing the Gospel.