Austin Flooding

An estimated 1600 homes in the Austin area were affected by floods on October 31, 2013. Texas Baptists Disaster Recovery is partnering with the Austin Long-Term Recovery Team to rebuild eight of the homes affected by this flood.

Austin Disaster Recovery Coordinator:
Charles Baker
Cell: (254) 541-4725
Email:

How you can help:

If you and your team would like to volunteer in Austin contact Charles Baker about available dates and work projects. Click the GO Button on the bottom of the page to register. Lodging for groups is at hotels only.

Hotel Suggestions:

La Quinta Inn & Suites | $79.00 per night rate (except for block-outs)
Ask for the Texas Baptist Disaster Recovery or Shalom Builder’s Rate
Address: 4200 I-35 South, Austin, TX 78745
Phone: (512) 443-1774
Web: LQ.com
Ask for Adam Safadi if any problem(s)

Holiday Inn Express & Suites | $75.00 per night rate
Ask for the Texas Baptist Disaster Recovery or Shalom Builder’s Rate
Address: 15295 I-35 Buda, TX 78610
Phone: (512) 295-8040
Ask for Raj Patel if any problem(s)

Funds are needed to help rebuild homes, especially by those who were uninsured. Simply click the “GIVE” button below to donate to these victims’ recovery, or mail checks to the address below.

Single day projects are also available.

Please mail checks and gift cards to:

c/o Finance & Accounting
Baptist General Convention of Texas
333 North Washington Avenue
Dallas, TX 75246

(Please make checks out to “Texas Baptists Disaster Recovery” and memo them “Central Texas Flooding.”)

Please remember to pray for those in Central Texas who have been affected by this flooding.