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** Disaster Relief **
There are many emergency resources assisting the people affected by the many storms and fires of recent day. The needs are enormous. Immediate needs are in financial support, shelter, food, diapers and blood. SRC will be keeping the victims of these historic storms close in thoughts and prayers and encourage all to lend a hand if able. Please refer to the following organizations for ways of contirbuting and volunteering. Looking for ways to contribute?
Build Trip - Oct 29-Nov 3, 2017 - Johnson City, TN ** REGISTRATION CLOSED **
Please join us in Johnson City, Tennessee as we work alongside ASP to build homes for families in need. We will be assembling the wall sections built by volunteers at SRCs Framing Day Event in Park Ridge a month earlier. In just a few days, a number of homes will be resurrected bringing much hope to families living in substandard housing. All are welcome, no experience necessary.
Work Days: Monday - Thursday (Friday departure)
Cost: $340.00 per person (includes most meals (dinner out 2 nights), lodging, materials for weeks work and a nifty SRC t-shirt)
Build Trip - Dec 26-30, 2017- Johnson City, TN
SRC will be returning to Johnson City, the week after Christmas working to complete the homes started months before - preparing them for the homeowners to enjoy! This is a family friendly trip and hope you will consider joining us at this special time of the year to share our gifts and time with 3 special families.
Work Days: Wednesday - Friday. Arrivals- Tuesday aft/eve Departures - Saturday morning
Cost: $225.00 per person - includes lodging, meals, materials for work week and a nifty SRC t-shirt. (Families of 3 or more $175pp)
Transportation to/from Johnson City is on your own. (approx 10hr drive from Chicago)
Accomodations: The SRC Group will be hosted by the Boone Trail Baptist Church
All participants will be staying at the church (required to bring air mattress/cot), daily meals and evening social time will also be at church.
Work Projects: The projects of the week will vary from painting, light carpentry to tiling. We will not know until closer to trip so flexibility is the key to a successful work week!