Ellersile, GA Tornado

March 11th, 2019 | efforts | Comments Off

Tornadoes tore through Georgia and Alabama leaving a 70 mile path of destruction. One of the communities we helped was the small town of Ellersile, GA who’s local public works department was overwhelmed with the cleanup. We were grateful for the opportunity to help them get many roads cleared of downed trees and housing debris

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Lee County, AL Tornado

March 3rd, 2019 | efforts | Comments Off

The small county community of Lee County, AL was ground zero for the deadliest tornado of 2019. 23 people lost their lives. Using our specialized trucks and equipment we worked alongside local volunteers to help families clear the way to recovery.

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Columbus, MS Tornado

February 23rd, 2019 | efforts | Comments Off

When a deadly EF-3 tornado hit Columbus, MS damaging 500 homes and 30 businesses the Team responded with heavy equipment and personal helping to clear debris from a school, cemetery, roadways and homesites.

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Hurricane Florence, NC Hurricane

September 14th, 2018 | efforts | Comments Off

Hurricane Florence was the wettest tropical storm to ever hit North Carolina, dumping 35 inches of rain and causing widespread flooding and wind damage. The Team first responded to Lumberton and was assisted by many volunteers from The Pete Store

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Northeast Flood Response

September 6th, 2018 | efforts | Comments Off

Throughout the summer of 2018 multiple communities in the Northeast have been devastated by floods, and sadly some communities were hit twice just weeks apart. When hundreds of homes flood, one way to really make a difference is to help communities remove all of their destroyed belongings. Not only is it hazardous to their health to keep the debris around, but it is mentally overwhelming to be surrounded by what remains of their homes. Removing the debris quickly from homes and the streets gives the community a sense of normalcy that is hard to find when a disaster like this happens.

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