September 2, 2005
from the Albany-Dougherty CofC
Temporary positions are available through Kelly Services for evacuees. For more information, contact Deborah Jones at 888-2346.
The following Boys & Girls Clubs will be open (free of charge) to take children of families that have been displaced by Hurricane Katrina. The children must be at least six (6) years old and a parent or guardian must show ID when dropping off children. Snacks are provided.
East Albany Unit –
Jefferson Street Unit –
Girls Inc. –
Jane Willson Unit –
American Red Cross
The Rocket – Contact: Tim Underwood -
Harris Professional Care –
Harris Professional care will be donating two three bedroom houses rent free for one year, for two families affected by Hurricane Katrina. The houses need some minor repairs. Harris Professional is asking for donations of your time for labor, building materials for repairs, furniture, appliance, bedding, drapes, cookware and any other necessities to make these houses a home for the two families. We would like to have both families in the homes by Thursday, September 8, 2005. Donations can be dropped off at
Evacuees can receive free meals at The Rocket, Dairy Queen in
Evacuees can receive a free ticket to the Flint RiverQuarium, but you must be identified as a hurricane refugee by the American Red Cross. Contact the American Red Cross at 436-4845.