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Help us prepare Flood Buckets
 to send to hurricane victims
in Florida and Houston
 

Three ways you can join in:

1. Donate supplies to fill flood buckets. (See list below for items needed)
    Drop-off locations:
             *New Hope UMC Office (550 W. Main St., North Adams – front porch)
             *Nature’s Closet (61 Spring St., Williamstown)
 
2. Make flood buckets with us during our worship gathering on Sunday, September 24 at 10AM @UNO Community Center in North Adams.
 
3. Donate funds for relief. Checks can be made out to New Hope UMC with a memo of Hurricane Relief. These can be mailed to New Hope UMC, PO Box 744, North Adams, MA 01247. 
 
Questions?
Please contact Pastor Courtney Randall
phone: 413.458.3183 email: PastorC@new-hopeumc.org
facebook.com/NewHopeUMCMA or www.new-hopeumc.org
 
Flood buckets will be sent to our denomination’s disaster response organization, UMCOR.org who will distribute them to those in the affected areas.


Flood Bucket Supply List
Please leave supplies in supply collection boxes at locations listed above.
(donations accepted through Saturday, September 23)
 
     * Liquid laundry detergent (50-oz. or 25-oz. bottles only)    
     * Liquid household cleaner (12-16 oz. that can be mixed with water, No spray     cleaners)
     * Dish soap (16-28 oz. bottle, any brand)
     * Clothespins (sets of 50 work best)
     * Clothesline (100-ft. or 50-ft. lines / Cotton or plastic)
     * Sponges (No cellulose sponges due to mold issues)
     * Heavy-duty trash bags (33-45 gallon sizes)
     * Cleaning wipes (Handi-wipes or reusable wipes, No terry cleaning towels)
     * Air freshener Cans (Aerosol or pump okay)
     * Insect-repellant spray (6-14 oz. spray or pump w/ protective cover)
     * Kitchen dishwashing gloves (durable for multiple use)
     * Work gloves (All Cotton / All Leather / Cotton w/Leather Palm)
     * Scouring pads (No stainless steel, Brillo pads or SOS pads, No pads with soap built in)
     * Scrub brushes (Plastic or wood handle)
     * Dust masks
     * 5-Gallon buckets with re-sealable lid (Advertisements on the outside are acceptable,We cannot use buckets that have stored chemicals such as paint or pool cleaner)