Mission Trip to Louisiana 2018
Nine people from St Paul, Trinity, and Antioch UMC recently traveled to work four days at the UMCOR center at Baldwin, La. The United Methodist Committee On Relief is a 100% donated organization that provides essential items to people in poverty as well as helping areas struck by storms and other disasters worldwide
During their stay the group sewed bags for school supplies, checked flood buckets stocked with supplies to be sent out when needed, checked 792 layette kits for newborn babies.
The Group also went out into the community in Baldwin. They visited a Head Start program, worked at a program for young women, some with drug issues. They also assisted at an elderly disadvantaged apartment complex and a battered women's shelter & thrift store.