From SERVE 6.8: "Help bring immediate and long-term relief to the victims of the Northern Colorado floods."
of people in our Northern Colorado community have been affected by the
mid-September floods and are in need of immediate and long-term assistance.
Timberline Church has served as an evacuation center where over 125 volunteers
from SERVE 6.8 have gathered to provide food, clothing, blankets, and other
items to over 140 affected people. As of Sept. 13, 2013, SERVE 6.8 also
received an additional 80 people at the Timberline evacuation center who had
been residing at Catholic Charities, which was also evacuated due to flooding.
SERVE 6.8 is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose
mission is to share God’s love in tangible ways in Northern Colorado with no
strings attached. SERVE 6.8 has partnered with the Red Cross, Salvation Army,
and Larimer County Sheriff’s Dept. to provide relief for the victims of the
Northern Colorado Floods. SERVE 6.8 worked closely to bring immediate
assistance and long-term rebuilding support to the victims of the High Park
SERVE 6.8 doing to help in the relief efforts?
6.8 is currently on the ground providing immediate assistance to those in our
community who have been displaced by the floods to meet their practical needs
such as food, shelter and clothing. We are preparing to lead Northern Colorado
in the long-term relief efforts of clean up and rebuilding. The cost to cover
expenses for both immediate relief and long-term recovery efforts is estimated
to be over $165,000.
can I do to help?
6.8 is not about what we can do alone in the community, it’s about partnering
with those in our community to make a difference in peoples lives. We need each
other to make this all happen. There are three practical things you can do to
come along side us in our efforts to serve our community:
a donation to this project
Share the story of what we are doing with your community and ask them to
support this project
you so much for supporting our community in our time of need! We could NOT do
this without you!
If you prefer to send a check, please send to: 242 Conifer Street, Fort Collins, CO, 80524.