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TEXAS BAPTIST MEN DISASTER REBUILD Click Here for Details

Author: Jessica Fletcher/Monday, December 04, 2017/Categories: TBM Highlights

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TEXAS BAPTIST MEN DISASTER REBUILD

In response to Hurricane Harvey

 

Texas Baptist Men’s Disaster Rebuild is currently transitioning from the relief phase to rebuild phase. We are compiling a list of CHURCH GROUPS (not individual volunteers) interested in becoming a part of the rebuild in the Greater Houston and East Texas area starting back up on January 1.

The dates available to serve are 
January 6-13, January 13-20, February 10-17, February 17-24 and all of March.

Once you have read all the information below and believe that your group would be a good fit, please REGISTER HERE.

If you have any questions, please email TBMrebuild@texasbaptistmen.org and someone will contact you. We look forward to having you serve alongside us.

 

General Information

 

Lodging:

  • Bring cot or air mattress with sleeping bag or linens
  • Sleeping area is divided into female and male sections
  • Showers provided (bring towels and toiletries)
  • Meals will be provided
  • No see-through or revealing clothing, no spandex or leggings. Shirts must be worn at all times.

 

To participate volunteers must:

  • Be 16 years or older
  • Not be a registered sex offender
  • Not be a registered violent offender
  • Not have criminal convictions for crimes against persons or property
  • Not bring tobacco or alcohol products to any work site
  • Not remove anything from a work site
  • Sign a TBM Release and Indemnity form. NO EXCEPTIONS!! Click here to print form

 

Work MAY consist of the following:

  • Replace Insulation
  • Install Sheetrock
  • Finish Sheetrock
  • Install Cabinets
  • Install Bathrooms
  • Painting & Trim
     

What should I wear or bring?

  • You will get dirty!
  • Long pants are recommended
  • Gloves are recommended
  • Safety glasses recommended
  • All other equipment will be provided

 

All volunteers must conduct themselves as representatives of Texas Baptist Men. TBM may refuse volunteers due to inappropriate dress, speech or behavior, or other factors deemed inappropriate by the TBM Coordinator.

 

Finally, please understand that when working in disaster area things can change quickly. We ask that all volunteers remain flexible.