BDM announces Haiti workcamp
November 11, 2011
Join Brethren Disaster Ministries on the next 'work, worship & learn' adventure in Haiti Jan. 29 to Feb. 5, 2012.
Clean-up Buckets help in Vermont
October 5, 2011
A shipment of Emergency Clean-up Buckets has come in handy for flood survivors in Vermont following Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.
Newsline Special: Update on church response to disasters
September 16, 2011
Brethren Disaster Ministries staff have been in communication with Brethren districts and churches in Pennsylvania, following the severe flooding caused by Tropical Storm Lee; local Brethren are responding.
Emergency Disaster Fund supports Hurricane Irene relief
September 9, 2011
Hurricane Irene left a path of destruction across 16 states that is expected to rank as one of the top ten costliest natural disasters in U.S. history.
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Children have disaster consequences too: CDS serves in Colorado following floods
(October 4, 2013)
By Dick McGee of the American Red Cross. The following report on the work of Children’s Disaster Services (CDS) in Longmont, Colo., following the extreme flooding in the state, was provided by the American Red Cross. A team of CDS volunteers has been serving at the Multi-Agency Resource Center (MARC) in Longmont. The team will finish up tomorrow and travel home on Sunday, reports Roy Winter, associate executive director of Brethren Disaster Ministries. "Disaster relief services are not just for grown-ups...."
Children’s Disaster Services to work in Colorado following floods
(September 20, 2013)
Children's Disaster Services (CDS) is actively assembling teams to support Multi-Agency Resource Centers in response to the Colorado floods. “CDS teams will deploy soon,” said a Facebook post this morning. “Please keep CDS and the affected children and their families in your prayers.”
Grant of $100,000 is given to aid Syrian refugees
(September 20, 2013)
A grant of $100,000 from the Emergency Disaster Fund is being prepared by Brethren Disaster Ministries, to go to the ACT Alliance for the humanitarian crisis in and around Syria.