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Responding to Hurricane Harvey 

In response to the extreme flooding in Houston and surrounding areas, we'll be sending a Disaster Relief Team from NCC. Please join us as we work alongside a local church to share much needed help in the name of Jesus.

We will be updating this page as more details become available.

Location: Houston, TX

Dates: September 22nd-30th (leaving the afternoon of the 22nd)

Coast: TBA (approximately $200 - two nights lodging plus meals)

Work: We will be there to serve the local church and community, primarily helping with manual labor

Ages: 14 and up

Training: We are partnering with Southern Baptist Disaster Relief. Their group offers essential training that will give us credentials to help in disaster areas. One session is about 1 1/2 hours- more details will follow

Contact:  Chad Smitch at or 505-857-9875

Items Needed

The following items are needed immediately for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts and on an ongoing basis for the NCC Food Pantry ministry.

  • Jello
  • Cans of tuna or chicken
  • Bath soap
  • Toilet Paper
  • Paper towels or tissues
  • Baby formula
  • Baby food
  • Mayonnaise
  • Miracle whip
  • Mustard
  • Salt and pepper
  • All size baby diapers
  • All size adult diapers
  • Bags or boxes of rice
  • Bags of dry beans
  • Canned fruits and vegetables
  • Tomato sauce
  • Any kind of soup
  • Peanut butter
  • Jelly (no glass jars)
  • Dry spaghetti or pasta
  • Spaghetti sauce (no glass jars)
  • Oatmeal
  • Box saltines
  • Boxes of side dishes such as Hamburger Helper
  • Ramen (no cups)
  • Bags of sugar and flour

No clothing please.
Please deliver items to New Covenant Church during the following times
Monday-Friday 9am-4pm
Sunday 9am-11:30am
Thank you for your generosity!

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