Team Contacts
1.800.622.6549 (LA only)

Gibbie McMillan, Men's Ministry & Volunteer Strategist
ext. 276

Samantha Gilbert, Ministry Assistant
ext. 280


Men and vol banner

Louisiana Baptist Disaster Relief is a Christ-centered partnership of national, state and associational ministries serving through the local church to bring help, healing and hope to individuals and communities affected by disaster.



o Feeding Units 3
o Recovery Units Chainsaw / Mudout 52
o Command/Communication 1
o Shower /Laundry 15
o Childcare 1
o Water Purification 1
o Generator 2
o Heavy Equipment 8
o Total units in the state fleet 70
o Trained Volunteers 4200

Is your family or church ready for a disaster?

If you are looking to see if your family or church is ready for a disaster  


How to get started

Volunteers must be at least 18 years old, male or female. No special skills are needed, just a love for God and your fellow man, plus a willingness to serve as needed. 

Choose a field to volunteer in: 
Water Purification
Communications-Ham Operator 

Attend a training event to get your credentials and hands on experience. Bring your filled out database form to turn in. Check for upcoming training dates here under the Training Opportunities tab and under "Featured Events" at
Be prepared for deployment when called during the next disaster.
Check out the Disaster Relief Product Brochure for DR approved items and apparel 

Upcoming Round Table Dates: 

Round Table is a large Disaster Relief Training event.

Southeast Round Table, Hammond
Friday, January 31, 2014
Contact Tom Long for more information
985.960.2989 or

Southwest Round Table, Alexandria
Contact Larry Cupper for more information
337.277.7720 or
Friday-Saturday, February 21-22,2014

North Round Table, Ruston
Friday-Saturday, April 11-12, 2013
Contact David Abernathy for more information
318.251.0065 or  

How to donate

Please write your check out to the Louisiana Baptist Convention
Please memo: Disaster Relief Donation
Mail your check to:
Louisiana Baptist Convention/ Disaster Relief
P.O. Box 311
Alexandria, LA 71309-0311