Texas Baptists Disaster Recovery is continuing their response to the explosion in West on a very limited basis, with skilled building teams only through our Shalom Builders. These team will be doing construction work only. If you are interested in volunteering with Shalom Builders contact Gerald Davis at (214) 828-5392, or email for projects.

Click here to read an article about the recovery efforts currently taking place in West, TX.


At least one week before you are to arrive in West everyone on your team will need to have registered online here, or at the GO button below. Background checks will be done on all team members 18 or over.


We recommend that you make arrangements with the following location:

Day Spring Camp

5882 Rogers Hill Rd
West, TX
Call Lori Wymore, at (254) 722-5442, for availability.
Self-serve kitchen facilities are available (9 miles from West)


You will be responsible for your own food while you are in West. Two small grocery stores are in West, a Wal-Mart is in Hillsboro, and an H-E-B in Bellmead. Several restaurants are nearby as well.


There are many nearby hotels. Click here for hotel listing.