PC(USA) - Presbyterian Disaster Assistance - Stories of hope - Katrina/Rita stories: "Stories of hope: Presbyterians respond to bring hope following Hurricanes/Rita"
He also provided some numbers from the Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (PDA):
"Katrina Recovery - Quick Numbers To Date
* Over 25,000: the number of uninsured or underinsured homes that still need work.The last one may be the most scary!
* Over 10,000: the number of volunteers to visit the Mississippi coast to assist with the recovery efforts through PDA.
*Over 4,000: the number of PDA volunteers to work during the spring break month of March.
* Over 1500: the number of casseroles prepared and delivered by the Presbyterian Women to feed those hungry volunteers.
*Over 1200: the number of houses that have been worked on by PDA volunteers.
*Over 300: the number of houses re-roofed.
*2: the team of George and Linda Bates who continue to work tirelessly for the PDA to coordinate their recovery effort on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
*1: the number of work teams currently booked for March of 2007"
Thanks Gary and to all the volunteers THANKS!!! and keep up the great work!