Lubbock Churches Invited to Disaster Prep Meeting Tuesday Evening

Published 07/20 2014 04:19PM

Updated 07/20 2014 04:28PM

LUBBOCK, TX -- The Lubbock Disaster Relief Network is inviting faith-based groups to a meeting Tuesday, July 22, at 7:00 pm at Oakwood United Methodist Church, 2215 58th Street. 

The LDRN is a private, Christian-based organization that will provide disaster relief in Lubbock or the surrounding area.  The LDRN was first announced in May as a collection of churches, ministries and businesses. 

While it is not a government entity there are some local government officials associated with the group such as Clinton Thetford, Lubbock County Emergency Management Coordinator and Tom Head, Lubbock County Judge. 

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