That disaster services are at work coordinating efforts in South Carolina. The Salvation Army is collaborating with the local, state, and federal governments as well as other partners to coordinate and enhance communications for disaster relief. Their website is the best place to go for current information www.disaster.salvationarmyusa.org
On Thursday, President John Denninger met with Rev. Michael Meyer (LCMS Disaster Response), Rev. Christopher Burger (Holy Trinity, Columbia SC), and Rev. Paul Sizemore (Mt. Olive, Columbia SC) to walk in Columbia and speak with residents, disaster response partners, and begin an on-site assessment
The SED continues to receive information about needs. They know of several members, including the Director of the Preschool Program at Holy Lamb, Myrtle Beach, who have sustained damage to their homes.
That Island Lutheran, Hilton Head SC delivered 4 pallets of water to one of the distribution sites in Columbia yesterday. The site had just given away the last of their water when the truck pulled up.