Churches of Greater Austin Bringing Hope Into Crisis
We are a trained network of churches offering physical, emotional, and spiritual support to disaster survivors to meet short and long-term needs. By serving our communities in times of crisis, we offer the transforming hope of Jesus Christ.
Exectutive Director's Letter to the Church of Greater Austin
ADRN Founder and Executive Director, Daniel Geraci, shares the highlights of 2022, some amazing God stories, and the vision of the of ministry for 2023 and beyond. Read more about what God is doing through the Church of Greater Austin and the United Disaster Relief Network.
The Pucketts Move Back In
“We love our new home, but our family getting fixed supersedes all that. We went from hopelessness to hopeful, to wanting to be a light for others,” Joel said. This December, the Pucketts are making plans for their first Christmas in their new home and sharing it with friends and family.
Hope Family Thrift Store #2
Volunteers worked hard this fall to get our second Hope Family Thrift Store (HFTS) location at 13801 Burnet Road in Austin ready to hope this fall
A Shepherd’s Story
The call to the Austin Fire Department went out in the cold, pre-dawn hours on January 7. A three-alarm fire broke out in the Ventura Apartments in North Austin. Three alarms. More resources to fight the flames. More firefighters to do the job. More people needing help.
In and out of disaster response, Austin Disaster Relief Network (ADRN) serves those in need. With the help of volunteers working alongside our efforts (Community Volunteer or ADRN Volunteer), survivors and those in crisis are able to receive relief through the compassion at the heart of EVERY volunteer serving within our organization.
Interested in launching a Disaster Relief Network in your city?
Are the churches in your community ready to take the first step toward real solutions for preparedness? Whether seeking to launch a network in your city or considering adding disaster response to an existing organization, National Training Academy is the perfect program to help you become a key leader in disaster relief solutions in your community.