Flood Relief: Volunteer or Request Assistance

Connecting our Local Volunteers to Local Needs

The response to the June 23 flooding in West Virginia has been overwhelming. Many want to help with relief efforts, but it can be difficult to know howHelpElkRiver.com is dedicated to getting West Virginians back on their feet by connecting local volunteers to local needs–matching volunteers to needs.

Offer Help

Visit the website and click “Offer Help.” Click on any of the following categories to offer assistance where needed (each includes a brief description of what is involved.

  • Food prep and distribution
  • Home clean-out
  • Needs assessment
  • Supply & donation sorting
  • Transportation services
  • Volunteer truck or other equipment

Request Help

If you or someone you know needs help, visit the website, choose “Request Help,” and complete the form. Currently, needs are being assessed at least three times per day (Morning, Afternoon, and Evening) in the order received.  Someone will contact you when a volunteer match is made.

For more on flood relief efforts, visit biblecenterchurch.com/floodrelief.