Please help us reach out to the victims of Hurricane Florence!
We will be assembling Flood Cleaning Buckets to share with the victims of Hurricane Florence in the Carolinas thru the disaster response efforts of UMCOR. Please see the listing below that outlines the cleaning supplies needed and bring them to the Fellowship Hall by October 7. You also may provide monetary contributions to purchase supplies. (UMCOR estimates the contents of each flood cleaning bucket will cost $75) Please make checks payable to “Vision of Hope UMC” designated “Flood Relief”.
EACH FLOOD CLEANING BUCKET REQUIRES…
One 32-64 oz. bottle liquid laundry detergent
One 16-40 oz. bottle liquid concentrate household cleaner
(No spray cleaners)
One 16-34 oz. bottle dish soap
One 4-8 oz. pump spray air freshener (three solid, or three gel fresheners also acceptable)
One 6-14 oz. pump spray insect repellent (pack of 10-20 wipes also acceptable)
(Pump spray bottles must have protective covers)
One scrub brush
(With or without handle)
18 re-useable cleaning wipes
(No terrycloth, microfiber or paper towels…Remove from
Five scouring pads sponges
(No stainless steel pads with soap in them….
Remove from packaging)
One 50-100 ft. clothesline (cotton or plastic line)
24 roll of heavy-duty trash bags (33-45 gallon sizes)
(Remove from packaging)
Five N95 particulate respirator dust masks (1-3 mm
(No surgical masks)
Two pairs kitchen gloves
(Durable for multiple uses…Remove from packaging)
One pair work gloves
(Cotton with leather palm or all leather)
All items must be new with the exception of the bucket and lid.
All cleaning agents must be liquid form. No powders are accepted.
Sponges have been removed from the list of supplies due to the challenge of locating the non-cellulose sponges that prevent mildew.
Do not include any personal notes, money or additional material in the kits.