Florida Baptist Convention, Disaster Relief

Current Response - Standby

Your Florida Disaster Relief leadership is working closely with the Florida Division of Emergency Management at the State Emergency Operations Center.  They have been at a level 1 operation for several days now.

Your Florida Baptist Convention Staff/team is working closely with churches and pastors and staff across the state seeking ways to be right beside them.

We are working daily with the State EOC and all its partners to provide support and ministry in these ever-changing times.  We are working to connect with churches across the state.

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Current Response: Standby

Level 4 – MONITORING
Level 3 – ALERT – FLDR notified of a disaster situation and may be asked to mobilize resources. Pray for those who may have been affected.
Level 2 – STANDBY – FLDR has been asked to respond to a Disaster situation and currently mobilizing resources. 
Level 1 – ACTIVE – FLDR is currently responding to a disaster situation.

 What to do now?
We encourage you to:

  1. Plan now for your response to any potential disaster impacts
  2. Build an emergency kit for you and your family
  3. Determine your evacuation plan
  4. Make copies of important papers/insurance policies and keep them in a secure place
  5. Be informed.  Listen and note daily weather updates (even during ‘Sunny” days)
  6. Make sure your DR “go box” has all your credentials and necessary items in one place

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