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  • Announcements

    Background Check Link

    Your church probably requires background checks if you are involved in ministry with children, youth, or special needs.  In PA, these background checks are required but free if you obtain them through your church.  We recommend you use the background checks you got through your church to satisfy the Disaster Relief requirement.  However, here is an option to purchase a background check quickly if needed: - http://www.ministryopportunities.org/Application.aspx?oid=16696

    Training, a Banquet , and an Exercise

    It's all coming up very fast. On October 18-19 at Cross Creek Community Church in Trucksville, there is a basic Disaster Relief Training.  On Nov. 8, The first Disaster Relief Awards Banquet will be held at Red Land Baptist Church in Cumberland, PA following the BRN Annual Meeting in Camp Hill. And finally, A major joint training/exercise with the American Red Cross will take place on Nov. 14-15 at Country & Town Baptist Church in Mechanicsburg.  Details on all of these can be found under the Upcoming Trainings tab above. Please take a look and sign up as soon as you can.

  • Recent Notifications

    Disaster Relief Banquet
    Oct. 28, 2019, 1:59 p.m.
    Training, a Banquet, and an Exercise
    Oct. 7, 2019, 9:43 p.m.
    H.Dorian Update 5
    Sept. 17, 2019, 9:12 p.m.
    H.Dorian Update 4
    Sept. 9, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
    H.Dorian Update 3
    Sept. 5, 2019, 10:09 p.m.
  • Available Trips

    General Availability for Uniontown, PA Flood Recovery
    Deployment: Uniontown, PA Flood Recovery
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    General Availability for Hurricane Harvey
    Deployment: Hurricane Harvey
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    General Availability for Puerto Rico
    Deployment: Puerto Rico
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    Blair County Flooding - Trip 2
    Deployment: Blair County Flooding 2018
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    DelCo Day of Recovery
    Deployment: PA Flooding 2018
    Start: Oct. 27, 2018, 8 a.m.
    End: Oct. 27, 2018, 5 a.m.
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    Delaware County Day of Recovery Team Leader Training
    Deployment: PA Flooding 2018
    Start: Oct. 25, 2018, noon
    End: Oct. 25, 2018, noon
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    York County 1
    Deployment: PA Flooding 2018
    Start: Oct. 21, 2018, 11 a.m.
    End: Oct. 27, 2018, 11 a.m.
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    Delaware County 2
    Deployment: PA Flooding 2018
    Start: Sept. 22, 2018, noon
    End: Sept. 22, 2018, noon
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    Delaware County 1
    Deployment: PA Flooding 2018
    Start: Sept. 14, 2018, noon
    End: Sept. 15, 2018, noon
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    Bradford County 2
    Deployment: PA Flooding 2018
    Start: Aug. 25, 2018, noon
    End: Sept. 1, 2018, noon
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    Columbia County 2
    Deployment: PA Flooding 2018
    Start: Aug. 25, 2018, noon
    End: Aug. 31, 2018, noon
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    Columbia County 1
    Deployment: PA Flooding 2018
    Start: Aug. 20, 2018, noon
    End: Aug. 26, 2018, noon
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    Bradford County 1
    Deployment: PA Flooding 2018
    Start: Aug. 20, 2018, 8:31 a.m.
    End: Aug. 26, 2018, 8:31 a.m.
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    General Availability for BRN Annual Meeting Live Feeding Exercise
    Deployment: BRN Annual Meeting Live Feeding Exercise
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    General Availability for Benton, PA Tornado 2019
    Deployment: Benton, PA Tornado 2019
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    General Availability for South Jersey Flood Recovery 2019
    Deployment: South Jersey Flood Recovery 2019
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    General Availability for PA Flooding July 2019
    Deployment: PA Flooding July 2019
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    Clarion & Venango Counties Flooding
    Deployment: PA Flooding July 2019
    Start: July 30, 2019, noon
    End: Aug. 3, 2019, noon
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    Jeannette Flood Recovery Blitz
    Deployment: PA Flooding July 2019
    Start: July 26, 2019, noon
    End: July 27, 2019, noon
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    General Availability for PA Flooding 2019 - Pittsburgh
    Deployment: PA Flooding 2019 - Pittsburgh
    Start: Aug. 19, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
    End: Aug. 24, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
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    H. Dorian Recovery 2019 - Team 2
    Deployment: H. Dorian Recovery 2019
    Start: Sept. 21, 2019, noon
    End: Sept. 28, 2019, noon
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    H. Dorian Recovery 2019 - Team 1
    Deployment: H. Dorian Recovery 2019
    Start: Sept. 14, 2019, noon
    End: Sept. 21, 2019, noon
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  • Available Trainings/Exercises

    Basic DR Chaplaincy Training
    This is a requirement to be a Disaster Relief Chaplain in Pennsylvania/South Jersey. January 17-18, 2020 in the Training Center at the BRN building in Harrisburg, PA. Free housing is available at the Volunteer House. You are responsible for your supper on Friday, but meals will be provided on Saturday. Feel free to book a nearby hotel if the Volunteer House is not sufficient but you will be responsible for the expense. There is no cost for the training. This training is only required once. If you have already completed the course in our state you do not need to take it again. However, current Chaplains are always welcome to take a refresher course. This training will include some new material regarding evangelism and follow-up after a disaster response.
    Location: Baptist Resource Network, 4620 Fritchey St., Harrisburg, PA 17109
    Start: Jan. 17, 2020, 5 p.m.
    End: Jan. 18, 2020, 4 p.m.
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    SBDR/American Red Cross Training/Exercise
    Red Cross has requested a joint training experience with SBDR of PASJ. Tentatively planned to take place at Country & Town Baptist Church in Mechanicsburg, PA, this will be a chance for us to set up the Feeding Unit, train on inventory, ERV line, and menu planning as well as include a dialogue with the American Red Cross volunteers. For us, the event will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14. and end with supper on Friday. All who can stay to pack up the Feeding Unit will be greatly appreciated. On Friday, we will prepare 500 meals for lunch and 500 for supper. These will be prepared just like we would on the field using ERVs. The food will be delivered to local charities. For the Red Cross, this is primarily a Kitchen Site Manager Orientation. This is a high value training but of no cost to our volunteers. If you require housing, please email khunt@brnonline.org. Space is limited to 15 SBDR vols.
    Location: Country & Town Baptist Church, 220 Gettysburg Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
    Start: Nov. 14, 2019, 10 a.m.
    End: Nov. 15, 2019, 5 p.m.
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