Help Residents of the Riverside Drive area of Charlotte clear and clean their homes due to the recent heavy flooding of the Catawba River.

Numerous structures were damaged and some destroyed to the point where they will not be habitable for many weeks. These residents need assistance with removing furniture and any salvageable goods out of their residence. The need in the short term is manpower to assist with moving items out of residences and clean-up.
Date: Saturday, June 22
Parking Location: Calvary Baptist Church, 10301 Harwood Ln, Charlotte, NC (shuttles will be provided to check-in site)

Start time: 9 a.m.
End time: By 5 p.m.
Duration: Shuttles will be running all day for those who need to come late or leave early.
Point of contact: Jeremy Bumgarner (980-214-7195)
What to wear: Due to the conditions on-scene, pants and long sleeves are recommended.
What to expect: Basic personal protection equipment will be provided upon checking in at the command post located at 1400 Lake Rd, Charlotte, NC 28216. Upon checking in, volunteers will sign a waiver and be assigned to a team and sent into the community to aid residents.

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Short-Term Mission

Numerous structures were damaged and some destroyed to the point where they will not be habitable for many weeks. These residents need assistance with removing furniture and any salvageable goods out of their residence. The need in the short term is manpower to assist with moving items out of residences and clean-up.

Beneficiary

Neighbors in the Riverside Drive Area

Requirements

Minimum Age

8

Time Commitment

As long as you can stay

Expectations

What to wear: Due to the conditions on-scene, pants and long sleeves are recommended.
What to expect: Basic personal protection equipment will be provided upon checking in at the command post located at 1400 Lake Rd, Charlotte, NC 28216.
Upon checking in, volunteers will sign a waiver and be assigned to a team and sent into the community to aid residents.

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  • Hours Served 44
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June 22, 2019
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (-05:00)

Ship-to Address

If applicable, please deliver items to:

10301 Harwood Ln
Charlotte, NC 28214

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