Disaster Relief

“Serving Christ in Crisis!”

Disaster Relief is a ministry of credentialed volunteers committed to showing the love of Jesus to persons affected by disaster events.  We offer them hope by meeting practical needs in their lives incurred by the disaster.

Our Staff

Ricky Thrasher
Ricky Thrasher

Interim State Director
770-936-5223

Email Ricky

Patty Ficarra
Patty Ficarra
State Admin.
770-936-5254
Email Patty

Contact Disaster Relief

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For general information, inquiries and questions from the public and Georgia Baptist churches, please email: DisasterResponse@gabaptist.org

Disaster Relief Events

September 2020
November 2020
No event found!

Georgia Baptist Premier Events

August 2020
November 2020
No event found!

UPDATES

The Coronavirus

At this point, we have not been asked to serve a role in this unique disaster event.  If that changes, we will communicate via our normal procedures.  We at the GBMB are committed to supporting our churches as they minister within their local communities.

Please visit the Georgia Baptist Missions Board Coronavirus webpage  for updates, resources, and to learn more about how you and your family can respond to this new disaster.

Current Responses

 None at this time.

Deployment Results – YTD (PDF)

This document includes up-to-date deployment results for 2020 and the final results from 2019. CLICK HERE to view or download.

TRAINING

Training/credentialing is required for all persons desiring to become a Georgia Baptist Disaster Relief volunteer. 

Training is offered for the following areas:

Additional/Optional Training for active, credentialed volunteers:

Click here for schedule information, fees, dates, locations, and online registrations of upcoming Orientations and training. 

STORE

Disaster Relief Online Orders

Visit our Disaster Relief eStore to order all your DR gear online!
Patches, tees, caps, and more!
Only VISA or MASTERCARD are accepted.

Click here to shop the Disaster Relief eStore


Disaster Relief Mail Orders

If paying by check, make checks payable to “DISASTER RELIEF” and mail to address below.

Click here to download, complete, and mail form and payment to:

Disaster Relief
6405 Sugarloaf Parkway
Duluth, GA 30097


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Disaster Relief Patch Placements

Click here to download the diagram for placement of Disaster Relief patches.

FORMS

Click on the form name to download

All forms are provided in a PDF format and as a Word document.

If using the FILLABLE option, please follow these instructions:

  • DOWNLOAD form and SAVE to your computer. (Do not complete the form in your web browser as it may not print correctly.)  
  • Complete each blank “blue” field.  (Note:  When finished, it is suggested that you SAVE the completed form to your computer.  If you do not SAVE it, the information you entered will be lost when the form is closed.
  • DO NOT SIGN OR DATE ANY OF THE FORMS.  THIS NEEDS TO BE DONE AT THE EVENT YOU ARE BRINGING IT TO. 

Update Your Volunteer Information

Click here to update your personal information.

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