Rush Of Fools, WDJC Join Volunteer Effort For Birmingham Tornado Relief
May 3, 2011 at 5:39 PM (PT)
RUSH OF FOOLS, whose members live in the BIRMINGHAM area, have teamed up with CRAWFORD BROADCASTING Contemporary Christian WDJC/BIRMINGHAM to help the community devastated by last week's tornadoes.
A donation drive will begin TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY, MAY 4th from 7a-7p (CT) at three area churches (locations below). Volunteers will collect donated items to be delivered to BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH in PLEASANT GROVE, AL. All donations will be given to members of the community whose town was destroyed by tornadoes.
"In times of tragedies like we have experienced in the city of BIRMINGHAM, it is the call of God's people to step up and be the hands and feet of Jesus for their communities," says RUSH OF FOOLS member KEVIN HUGULEY. "As one of the Fools, I can say that we are honored as a band to be just a small part of seeing God rebuild our beautiful city."
Items need in PLEASANT GROVE are plastic storage bins, gasoline with gasoline cans, rolls of plastic tarps,
camp stoves, kerosene, charcoal lighter fluid, work gloves, roofing nails, chain saws and chain saw oil, spark plugs, box cutters, duct tape, parking tape and dispenser, coolers, sunglasses and reading glasses, new unopened packages of underwear and non-perishable food items.
Donation locations include:
Hunter Street Baptist Church
2600 John Hawkins Parkway
Hoover, AL 35244
(RUSH OF FOOLS will be volunteering at this location.)
Trinity United Methodist Church
1400 Oxmoor Road
Homewood, AL 35209
First Baptist Church
128 North Chalkville Road
Trussville, AL 35173
Additionally, on SUNDAY, MAY 15th, RUSH OF FOOLS will be part of the line-up for THIRD DAY's benefit concert to be held at BJCC in BIRMINGHAM. Also involved in the concert are speaker and pastor DAVID NASSAR of CHRIST CITY CHURCH, JAMES SPANN, radio hosts RICK & BUBBA among others. For more information visit www.christcitychurch.org for more information.