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S. Beltline - Gills Creek - Rosewood

(Columbia)

Needs

Weekend Warriors (to hang Plywood)

We are looking for as many people as possible to help hang plywood this weekend. We have over 30 homes that are required by the county to be boarded up this weekend. If you can help, please come and bring battery-powered drills with you!

We're requesting 120 (still need 119) of resource type: Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Jennifer Myers is providing 1 on Thu 10/29 8:44 pm

Tess is providing WwKxqgZZC on Sat 05/7 8:12 am

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Volunteers

We need about 100 Volunteers today - we've had a drop from yesterday. **IMPORTANT: PARK AT 1500 S. Beltline**

We're requesting 100 (still need 52) of resource type: Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Jon Mallory is providing 3 on Wed 10/14 12:00 am

Anna is providing 20 on Thu 10/15 8:30 am

Sarah Covington is providing 1 on Fri 10/16 9:30 am

Diane Bonniville is providing 3 on Thu 10/15 9:17 am

Paula Lambert is providing 5 on Thu 10/15 12:04 pm

Paula Lambert is providing 5 on Thu 10/15 12:05 pm

Annabelle Axinn is providing 1 on Fri 10/16 12:53 pm

Chip Oliver is providing 4 on Fri 10/16 5:44 pm

Morgan Vickery is providing 2 on Sat 10/17 8:40 am

Ernie King is providing 2 on Sun 10/18 12:30 pm

Carly Sprott is providing 2 on Mon 10/19 4:42 pm

Sanne is providing J1Jnkmy90 on Sat 05/7 8:20 am

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Dehumidifiers

We're requesting 20 (still need 18) of resource type: Equipment (Dehumidifiers)
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Monnie Murray is providing 1 on Thu 10/15 8:10 pm

Morgan Vickery is providing 1 on Sat 10/17 8:38 am

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Sorters

We need help sorting clothes donations into gender & size and making up nonperishable food boxes. Volunteer as long as you can between 10a-6p

We're requesting 10 (still need 8) of resource type: Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Dallene Smith is providing 1 on Wed 10/28 10:47 pm

W. Morris is providing 1 on Thu 11/5 7:44 pm

Ginger Johnston is providing 0 on Wed 11/18 2:50 pm

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Statewide

Needs

Licensed Contractors

Licensed, bonded and fully insured contractors needed to go through a simple application process to help begin reconstruction. A national organization will go through the application process and negotiate fair labor rates prior to beginning work. Be sure to include accurate name, address (in comments), and phone number so we can get in touch with you. Please type the word "now" in the "Estimated Time of Arrival" field. We'll be in touch, so the estimated time of arrival is not important.

We're requesting 50 (still need 37) of resource type: Contractors
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Scott Buff is providing 1 on Thu 10/22 1:40 pm

Phillip Bailey - Bailey's Quality Homes LLC is providing 8 on Thu 10/22 1:55 pm

C.M. Sexton is providing 1 on Thu 10/22 4:50 pm

Perry Johnston is providing 1 on Mon 11/2 3:23 pm

Kenny dyches is providing 2 on Thu 11/5 10:04 am

Lorena is providing oAavffrgBj4 on Sat 05/7 8:45 am

mark3qf527@hotmail.com is providing on Thu 05/12 3:56 am

jimos4581rt@hotmail.com is providing on Mon 08/8 3:22 am

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Coldstream

South of Lake Murray Blvd. near the Lake Murray Dam (Irmo)

Needs

Sorting Debris and Yard Cleanup

There is a need to cleanup debris from a yard. This house has already been cleaned, but there is a good amount of debris in the yard.

We're requesting 5 (still need 4) of resource type: Trash Cleanup Crew
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Vicki Gibson is providing 1 on Fri 10/16 12:48 am

mark357177@hotmail.com is providing on Tue 02/9 3:01 am

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Temporary home needed

Single adult man needs a place to stay for approx 2 weeks while home being cleaned of construction debris and dust and sprayed for mold prevention.

We're requesting 1 (still need 1) of resource type:
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Adelaide is providing xwpwciXC5 on Sat 05/7 8:45 am

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Piney Woods and Dotham

Needs

Sheetrock Installation

Need help hanging over 140 sheets of sheetrock in an apt complex. The one maintenance guy has been going since the flood pretty much solo and is ready to fall out. Please help.

We're requesting 5 (still need 5) of resource type: Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

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General Columbia

Needs

Volunteers needed to help sort and hand out donations.

Volunteers needed to help sort and hand out donations. This donation center just opened and needs lots of help organizing and distributing goods.

We're requesting 50 (still need 21) of resource type: Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

sydney lubkin is providing 4 on Mon 10/19 2:44 pm

Kimberly Diaz is providing 7 on Tue 10/20 10:00 am

Kimberly Diaz is providing 7 on Wed 10/21 10:00 am

Carly Sprott is providing 2 on Tue 10/20 12:15 pm

Tammy is providing 1 on Fri 10/23 12:01 am

Kathy Brown is providing 1 on Sat 10/24 10:46 pm

rachael is providing 1 on Tue 11/3 10:17 pm

Tito Garcia is providing 5 on Wed 11/4 1:17 pm

Ginger Johnston is providing 1 on Wed 11/18 2:52 pm

Krystalyn is providing bdaIjW3wfpz on Sat 05/7 8:05 am

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Roof is Leaking

Need assistance cleaning up from a leaky collapsing roof and sealing up the roof until it can be repaired.

We're requesting 10 (still need 10) of resource type: Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Emberlynn is providing FnmUG7VAB2A on Sat 05/7 8:14 am

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Clothing - Various Sizes

Looking for the following clothing items/sizes for displaced family: Mens 29×30 jeans L/XL Jr boys shirts for teen Size 3 Jr girls jeans size M Jr girls shirts/hoodies size 2x ladies coat size 2x maternity size 16 ladies pants adult socks & underwear for men & women size 34 B bras

We're requesting 15 (still need 9) of resource type: Clothing
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Kathy Lee is providing 5 on Mon 10/19 11:56 pm

Carolyn A. Davis is providing 1 on Thu 10/22 7:00 pm

Makailah is providing mPc33CS3t on Sat 05/7 8:42 am

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Basement Demo/Clean-up

Need help to clean up basement - unloading and dry wall removal moving storage and garden items out - then removing dry wall and 2x4 that a saturated w/ water

We're requesting 5 (still need 5) of resource type: Volunteers - Demo
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

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Family with dogs looking to rent a home

A family with dogs is having a hard time finding a place to rent that will accept pets. Any realtors who know of pet friendly rental houses would be great!

We're requesting 1 (still need 1) of resource type: Housing
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

River is providing zAVf3N5zbZ on Sat 05/7 8:07 am

Natalie is providing Natalie on Fri 06/24 1:07 am

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General Irmo

Needs

Clean Up/Demo Crew

We're requesting 10 (still need 8) of resource type: Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Carly Sprott is providing 2 on Mon 10/19 4:34 pm

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Packers & Movers

Help needed to move a family into new apartment. Requester will have moving truck, but needs a few folks to help with the heavy lifting. Please bring dollies and blankets.

We're requesting 4 (still need 4) of resource type: Volunteers - Movers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

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St. Andrews Woods

Between Beatty Rd. and Broad River Rd. (St. Andrews)

Needs

Demo Crew

Need 4 or more folks for home demo

We're requesting 6 (still need 4) of resource type: Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Lawrence Coleman is providing 1 on Sat 10/17 12:00 pm

patrick jones is providing 1 on Thu 10/22 5:55 pm

Liliam is providing BUl2bAMwVThq on Sat 05/7 8:43 am

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Clean Up/Demo Crew

Carpet and furniture has already been removed. High water line was about 6-8" up, but doesn't look moldy on the outside. May have inside damage. FEMA claim has been submitted and they should be getting a check soon 257 Timber ct. in Saint Andrews Woods complex (803) 529-3177 casey.crowe@gmail.com James Staples

We're requesting 5 (still need 2) of resource type: Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Steve Loewenthal is providing 1 on Sun 10/25 8:50 am

Steve Loewenthal is providing 1 on Sun 10/25 8:50 am

Steve Loewenthal is providing 1 on Sun 10/25 8:50 am

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Temporary Housing for Family of 3

A family in the St. Andrews Woods townhouses that just moved into their apartment the day before the flood hit has to now be out of the apartment for a week or two while the mold in the unit is cleaned up and drywall/flooring is re-installed. They are both diabetic and have a teenage daughter with special needs. All of their money went to moving expenses and their deposit so they have nothing to their name right now and are in dire need of assistance.

We're requesting 1 (still need 1) of resource type: Housing
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Dayana is providing fMZgiRJS on Sat 05/7 8:54 am

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Mold Removal

Unit is deemed uninhabitable by Richland County b/c of Black mold. Family has no resources to move and needs immediate help to remove mold.

We're requesting 1 (still need 1) of resource type: Volunteers - Mold Remover
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Emily is providing Volunteers on Thu 10/29 12:23 pm

Emily is providing volunteers on Thu 10/29 12:24 pm

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Mechanic to look at cars

Cars possibly submerged, not sure

We're requesting 1 (still need 1) of resource type: Volunteer
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Robert is providing 0 on Wed 10/14 10:07 pm

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Northeast Columbia

Needs

Fans / Dehumidifiers

Fans or dehumidifiers to help dry out home damaged by flood.

We're requesting 2 (still need 2) of resource type: Fans or Dehumidifiers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

mark357177@hotmail.com is providing on Tue 02/9 3:53 am

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Hopkins, Gadsden

Hopkins and Gadsden are both Southeast of Columbia

Needs

Trisodiumphosphate

need this cleaning agent to kill mold spores as we have learned bleach does not do this.

We're requesting 20 (still need 20) of resource type: cleaning supplies
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

jimos4581rt@hotmail.com is providing on Sat 08/13 1:48 pm

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Damage Assessment/Clean Up/Demo

Church in Hopkins was damaged by flood waters (bathroom and kitchen). FEMA will not help.Clean-up process has not started.

We're requesting 5 (still need 2) of resource type: Demo Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Stephanie is providing 3 on Sun 10/25 9:43 am

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Mallard Point Apartments

Off Hard Scrabble Rd. - South of Fort Jackson

Needs

Boxes

We're requesting 100 (still need 100) of resource type: Boxes
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Lyddy is providing ZrKWrpV9jU on Sat 05/7 8:36 am

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Plastic Bins

We're requesting 40 (still need 40) of resource type: Bins
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Norm is providing hlFEgCTXOlB on Sat 05/7 9:09 am

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Pack and Move Crew

In need of volunteers to help family clean out their belongs from flooded apartment.

We're requesting 10 (still need 10) of resource type: Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

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Forest Acres

Needs

Packers

Help needed packing contents of a preschool in Forest Acres that received flood damaged. Must be completed for demo work to begin on Monday.

We're requesting 6 (still need 4) of resource type: Volunteers - Packers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

Carly Sprott is providing 2 on Mon 10/19 4:38 pm

Kaden is providing k5d7bvSBK8nC on Sat 05/7 8:54 am

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Load Moving Truck

The truck will be at Arcadia's Edge Apartments at 1:00 this afternoon (Oct 17). The furniture is currently housed in a garage at the apartment complex.

We're requesting 4 (still need 4) of resource type: Volunteers
This is an ongoing and immediate need!

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