Hurricane Harvey Response
Here are ways that Oakwood is providing assistance to those affected by Huricane Harvey. Please be in prayer for those suffering and see below for ways you can help.
Austin Disaster Relief Network
Love Port Arthur Event on September 30th. MUST SIGN UP BY TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 26TH!
Click here for all the details and to sign up.
New Braunfels Food Bank
Contact Pastor Brett Mosher for more info @ 830-627-7006.
You can help immediately with:
Donations: Our most wanted items are nonperishable food (canned goods should have a “pop top”), water, baby food, diapers, flashlights and batteries, hygiene items, and cleaning supplies. Donations can be dropped off at the Food Bank warehouse 8am-5pm.
Volunteer: Volunteers are in critical need as we respond to local and statewide needs: emergency food boxes, hot meals, and more.
Christus Santa Rosa Care Givers
Contact Pastor Steve Peace for more info @ 830-625-0267.
Oakwood needs volunteers to serve at Christus Santa Rosa who will provide hospitality and TLC for patients that have been transported from areas affected by Hurricane Harvey. Please do not call the hospital directly.
Contact Pastor Robert Parrish for more info @ 830-625-0267.
Samaritan’s Purse is the lead organization in putting boots on the ground for the Coastal and Houston areas. Eventually they will have 6 sites (Rockport, Portland, Victoria, Alta Loma (Santa Fe) and 2 sites in Houston. They will be taking overnight as well as day volunteers. Currently, Rockport, Portland & Victoria are the only sites open and taking volunteers. Alta Loma will open next and finally Houston once the waters recede. To sign up please go to https://spvolunteernetwork.samaritanspurse.org/hurricane-harvey-reponse/ and click on “Click here to sign up to volunteer”. This page will also give details that you will want to know. You can sign up as an individual or get a small group of people (up to 5) and sign up together to be placed on the same project site. Once you sign up you will be contacted by a Samaritan’s Purse coordinator.