New Bern, North Carolina: Home Repairs
This is a response to Hurricane Florence in October 2018
This area fell in the path of the deadly Hurricane Florence, which generated storm surges and inland flooding from record-setting rainfall. The result was hundreds of homes flooded with the compounding effects of salt-water.
About this Service Trip
New Bern, North Carolina
Any time throughout the year.
Volunteers must be at least 16 years old to volunteer here. Volunteers under 18 years old are permitted to work on the construction site, but must be supervised by a parent or legal guardian at all times.
Scope of Work
Rebuilding the interiors of gutted homes including everything from drywall to finish painting.
Accommodations and Meals
Females: cots located in two rooms. Males: bunk beds located in multiple rooms
Food is included in the registration fee. Hot meals are prepared by the staff with volunteer assistance on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Continental style, cold breakfasts are provided each day. Fixing are provided for preparing a brown bag lunch.