Disaster Relief


Alabama News | Apr. 24 2020

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief teams at work in central Alabama

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief (ABDR) teams from several associations were at work in central Alabama the week of April 20th following severe... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 26 2020

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief donating 2,000 masks to law enforcement, health care workers

Rick Lance, executive director of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM), announced today (March 26) that Alabama Baptist Disaster... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Mar. 9 2020

Nashville church worships in the rubble after deadly tornado

By Kristin M. Hall Associated Press writer   Bobbie Harris, 79, lost her rental home, her job and her church when a deadly tornado struck... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Mar. 2 2020

Bryant Wright named Send Relief president

The International Mission Board (IMB) and the North American Mission Board (NAMB) announced Bryant Wright as the new president of Send Relief... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Feb. 20 2020

BGR director to retire in June, relief agency to come under new Send Relief umbrella

Baptist Global Relief (BGR) CEO Jeff Palmer announced Feb. 20 that he will retire in June. “I love BGR, our team, what we do and every one... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Feb. 17 2020

Disaster relief teams clean up storm damage in north Alabama

For the first two Wednesdays of February, Eddy Garner’s area had tornado warnings. With the first one, nothing really happened. But the... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 11 2020

Severe storms move across Alabama; three reported dead in Pickens County

Article by Carrie Brown McWhorter Photo by Susanna Fowler Severe thunderstorms moved through Alabama today (Jan. 11), killing three and leaving... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Dec. 17 2019

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief responds following deadly Dec. 16 storms

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief teams are assisting in assessment and cleanup efforts today (Dec.... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Nov. 13 2019

TAB staff member part of disaster relief efforts in southern Tennessee

By Janet Erwin The Alabama Baptist After being trained by Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief officials earlier this year, I donned my yellow shirt... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 6 2019

Volunteers build 11 houses in five days for Beauregard tornado victims

For the Beauregard community hit hard by tornadoes in early March, getting back on its feet has been “a slow process,” said Bill King, director... [READ MORE]