Disaster Relief Efforts – Present – Florence Relief Effort
First Baptist Church will partner with CBF National and FBC Wilmington, North Carolina in the Hurricane Florence relief effort
Those wanting to make financial gifts can do it through the FBC Rome website HERE.
You can also TEXT to give. Simply text FUNDS to 706-222-1143. It will offer a list of accounts to donate through. Text account number ’32’ in response. It will prompt you with a link to submit a one time gift to Disaster Response.
We will send 100% of donations directly to FBC Wilmington for the relief effort.
Hands On Work in Wilmington, NC
Those wanting to make the trip to Wilmington, NC to offer hands on help please fill out an interest form HERE. We will reach out to all those who were willing to serve when those plans are solidified .
Disaster Relief Efforts – Past
First Baptist Church rallied around victims of the 2004 tsunami in the Pacific Rim and raised $150,000 for water treatment equipment.
First Baptist Church responded to Hurricane Katrina in 2005. We partnered with University Baptist Church in Hattiesburg, MS to deliver critical supplies to the devastated area. Trucks loaded with supplies left the FBC parking lot every other day for over a week taking requested supplies.
First Baptist Church delivered supplies, a generator, and our disaster relief, child-care trailer to Williams First Baptist Church near Jacksonville, Alabama in 2011 after tornadoes devastated that community.
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