Within days of the tornado storm system that hit Kentucky on Dec. 10 and 11 — including the "long track tornado" that experts believe was on the ground for over 200 miles — Youth-Reach Gulf Coast (YRGC) was on the scene...
Although natural disasters leave horrible damage in their wake — and that's not to be dismissed — disaster relief has a lot of upsides for the young men of Youth-Reach Gulf Coast (YRGC). When Hurricane Ida smacked into the New Orleans area this summer, YRGC jumped into action ...with three trips to the area.
As part of our discipleship training, we show young men how to be “the hands and feet of Jesus” by offering relief services when natural disasters strike. Youth-Reach Gulf Coast recently made two trips to bring hope to communities impacted by Hurricane Ida...
Youth Reach Gulf Coast (YRGC) has always been a community-supported organization and we are grateful to have the opportunity to help our Gulf Coast neighbors in the aftermath of Hurricane Sally. We are committed to making our disaster relief services available for as long as needed. If you need help, please contact YRGC Chief Financial [...]
Hurricane Laura ripped through southwest Louisiana last week with winds of up to 150 mph. Within hours of hearing about the catastrophic destruction in Lake Charles, LA, Youth-Reach Gulf Coast (YRGC) started assembling a team to help with hurricane relief efforts. Our ministry partnered with White Dove Ministries, Freedom Church, Frontline Ministries, and Operation Lost [...]
YRGC recently sent a team of staff and residents to help with Nashville, TN tornado relief efforts. We worked in the hardest hit, most poverty stricken areas for three days. While most of our time was spent removing trees and other debris from homes, roofs, and front yards, we also tarped damaged roofs to help preserve as [...]
Youth-Reach Gulf Coast sent a relief team of staff and residents to Nashville, TN today in response to yesterday’s tornado. Relief efforts will include debris removal, tree removal and helping with other immediate community needs. Our team will be partnering with One Stone Nashville Church, which is located in the heart of the devastation. We ask [...]