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For more information:

Pamela Burdine
(800) 728-7228, x5839
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Or write to
100 Witherspoon Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Tell us your story!

Presbyterian Disaster Assistance would like to share your volunteer work team story with others. When you return from your trip, please send us a few of your photos and comments or reflections from your volunteer experience. We would like to share many of these on our Stories of Hope section of the PDA Web site, and possibly a few of them in print.

Help us encourage others to participate in this ministry!


People in blue PDA shirtsWe would like to provide PDA T-shirts for all Presbyterian disaster response teams. Sizes available are adult sizes small - XXL.

Please email Jenny Oldham or call (800) 728-7228, x5805 once your group has made arrangements to go to a work site. Send:

  • a list of team members’ sizes
  • contact information for your congregation and team leader
  • location and dates you will be serving

Volunteer opportunities page — includes resources for preparation and answers to common questions


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Upcoming Presbyterian Disaster Assistance Events

PHP Advisory Committee

March 30 - April 1, 2014

Presbyterian Hunger Program Advisory Committee meets March 30 - April 1, 2014, in New Orleans, LA, in conjunction with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance Advisory Committee and Self-Development of People Steering Committee.

PDA Advisory Committee

March 30 - April 1, 2014

In a One Great Hour of Sharing Joint Meeting, The PDA Advisory Committee will meet in conjunction with PHP Advisory Committee and the SDOP Steering Committee March 30 – April 1 at the Omni Royal Orleans in New Orleans, Louisiana. Discussions will include the work and vision of each department, long term Presbyterian involvement, issues and generative thinking.  A mission site tour will be made, followed individual committee meetings, and PHP will visit grant partner, Latino Farmer’s Cooperative of Louisiana.

PDA Advisory Committee

Oct. 8 - 10, 2014

PDA Advisory Committee meets October 8–10 in Louisville.

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