Unity in North Carolina / In partnership we are operating and supporting 3 PODS (Points of Distribution) in Lumberton, NC. We accepted donation of 54 pallets of bread from Hostess for three shelters. Also 26 pallets of water and 26 pallets relief supplies such as undergarments, socks, fans, clean up supplies and blankets from Austin, Texas. These supplies are for the 3 PODS. On October 30, 2016 we received donation of 1,000 Meals form Nutritious Response, Inc for our partners operating mobile kitchen for the Lumberton, N.C. Finally we were given 100 t-shirts with our logo and name on them from National Association of Christian Churches.
Hurricane Matthew relief efforts in total from Sept 2016 to October 17, 2016 we have:
> Served 3,995 families
> Provided 2,000 hot meals > Received $61,100 of In-kind donations > Provided on mobile shower unit for volunteer group clean up ministry > Distributed over 240,000 lbs of food and supplies (not including Hostess 54 pallets) (10/30/16)