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Children’s Disaster Services responds to Hurricane Irene: Remnants of Lee force evacuations
September 9, 2011
Children's Disaster Services volunteers were caring for children affected by Hurricane Irene when renewed flooding prompted evacuation and redeployment.
Quake felt at Brethren Service Center
August 24, 2011
The Brethren Service Center in New Windsor, Md. was slightly shaken but not damaged by the 5.8 earthquake centered in Virginia on August 23.
A prayer for East Africa
August 15, 2011
Brethren Disaster Ministries encourages Christians to pray for the millions in East Africa who are suffering due to drought and famine.
BDM awarded grant for Tennessee flood recovery
July 19, 2011
Brethren Disaster Ministries has been awarded a grant for $52,500 from the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee to help support its flood recovery efforts. BDM volunteers are engaged in home repair and rebuilding in the Nashville area.
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Brethren drought response will aid farm families, encourage garden projects
(October 3, 2012)
A new Brethren effort has been put together by denominational staff and districts to respond to needs of farmers and communities following a summer of extreme drought. The Church of the Brethren drought response will be carried out in two parts, a Farm Relief Initiative, and a Community Food Security and Nutrition Initiative.
Children’s Disaster Services aids families displaced by Isaac
(September 5, 2012)
Children's Disaster Services (CDS) is aiding children in Louisiana who have been displaced by Hurricane Isaac. Fifteen CDS volunteers were deployed to this heavily impacted area on Sept. 3. R. Jan Thompson is serving as project manager for the response.
Newsline Special: Hurricane Isaac
(August 29, 2012)
Brethren Disaster Ministries monitors progress of storm, Children’s Disaster Service prepares volunteers to respond, Haitian and Dominican Brethren send updates