Ian struck Florida (Naples) as a Cat 4 storm and traveled through SC, NC, VA, and MD
Damage assessments are being made by the LCMS Synod Disaster Response office and the District Disaster Response Coordinators of the Florida-Georgia District and the Southeastern District.
Not enough information is available to start sending material items. Nor is sufficient information available to begin deploying LERT volunteers. DO NOT SELF-DEPLOY!
The best way to help at this time is to donate financial resources:
lFL-GA District website: https://flgadistrict.org/lert/
lSE District website: https://se.lcms.org/giving/
lLCMS website: https://www.lcms.org/how-we-serve/mercy/disaster-response
Or collect gift cards (Lowes, Home Depot, Walmart, Target, other “big box” stores)
POC: Dave McGuffey DisasterResponse@oslclaurel.org