Late last night a fire devastated an entire apt building at Apple Creek Apts in Round Rock. 16 units burned, and 37 people were displaced but praise the Lord of Hosts, every one of them made it out safely! Please join us in praying for these families, and in bringing the relief they need in this difficult hour.
ADRN RESPONSE | Fire Relief Effort Details
- The Fellowship, Round Rock (a church on the Network) has opened their doors to receive tangible goods
- Approx 10 families will be in need of new housing once their few nights stay at the local Best Western runs out
- Finding housing will be difficult, since comparable apts are in high demand
- We are raising funds for these families, since it is clear they have need
- Click here for a brief KXAN news report
Tangible Items Are Needed:
- Location: The Fellowship, RR – 3379 Gattis School Rd – Round Rock, TX 78664
- Drop Off Times: Thur 9AM-5PM, Fri 9AM-5:30PM, Sat 9AM-12PM
- Items Needed: Non-perishable food items, clothing (incl. jackets & shoes), hygiene products, bedding, pet care items & food ( NEW: TOILETRIES NEEDED, Nov 20, 2014)
Volunteers Are Needed:
- To sign up for any of the hours listed above, click here
- We are raising up a team of people to bring administrative support to this effort, emotional care support (ADRN CISM trained), and those that will shepherd families. Click here to sign up.
Financial Donations Are Needed:
ADRN funds are depleted. We are in great need of financial donations to help assist the families affected and to provide financial support to meet their immediate needs.
- To give online, please fill out the form below
- To give by check, mail it to ADRN: PO Box 15424 Austin, TX 78761 (be sure to include Round Rock Fire Fund in the memo)
NOTE: 100% of your donation will be applied towards Disaster Relief efforts. 90% of these funds will be applied towards meeting the needs of disaster survivors, 10% applied towards the coordination of relief efforts. None of the general disaster relief funds will be used for promotional expenses. On rare occasions, donations may exceed the particular needs for a specific disaster. When this occurs, contributions will be used to coordinate, prepare for and serve victims of other disasters within the Central Texas area.
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Spicewood Fire: Early Monday morning, a fire devastated 8 townhomes at The Hill in Windermere (Spicewood) and 6 families lost everything. After connecting with leadership involved in the relief effort, we discovered this community has really come around these families already. To visit their website if you would like to help, click here. Please join us in prayer for these families too!
Father in heaven, open up the storehouses of Your provision for these families in need! Pour our Your Spirit in power, to comfort them. May each one encounter the tangible love of Christ through Your Church, and be transformed into the likeness of the Son. You are the God who brings beauty out of ashes…do it in this hour, in Jesus name!