Stories to Celebrate
* 4,692 volunteers from 48 states & 7 countries served a total of 844 families.
* 410 families had their homes rebuilt with at least one project completed.
*Total number of projects completed was 1,251.
*About $10.4 million dollars of work.
• 429 families had yard work, landscaping, gutters cleaned and/or debris cleanup on their homesite.
• 137 families received free furniture and/or appliances.
• 229 sets of kitchens and installed 90 of them.
• 302,100 volunteer hours were donated pre-week(s) and during the 15 days.
GC LTRG is in the news again with a follow-up story by Fox 26 news. Community members come together to help Mr. Joiner with heating, roof repairs and more.
Furnace Installer: Bosworth Air Conditioning & Heating – Jerry Bosworth
Furnace Equipment: Air Expert Air Conditioning – Kevin Haley
Roofer: Rite Services Roofing – Hugo Damman
Rolling Thunder: Gary Robison (Texas Chapter 2) Kevin Haley (Texas Chapter 1)
Darlene Faires, Fox News reporter
VIDEO : Fuller Center Disaster Rebuilders, a non-profit Christian housing ministry is bring out-of-state and local volunteers to help struggling homeowners in Galveston County recover from Hurricane Harvey. Today they helped a mother we interviewed during Harvey just after she was rescued by boat in Dickinson. FOX 26 Photojournalist Darlene Janik Faires shows us the progress.