When making a
donation through UMCOR, 100% of the donation goes directly to active
assistance. Administrative fees and all transportation and delivery charges
are paid by the United Methodist Church. A full flood bucket costs about
Donations may be
dropped off at Chesterton United Methodist Church (434 S. 2nd Street)
between 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday through Friday, until September 15, or at the
Methodist Activity Center (135 W. Lincoln Ave.) from 5 to 7 p.m., on Monday
or Tuesday, September 11 & 12.
Assembly of the
kits will begin at noon on September 17 and go until all buckets are made.
Please contact the
church office at 926-1478 for further information.
Flood Bucket items:
All items must be new except the 5-gallon bucket*
with resealable lid.
25 oz. or 50 oz.
Liquid laundry detergent.
12-16 oz. Liquid
household cleaner (No spray cleaners).
16-28 oz. bottle
50 ft. or 100 ft.
cotton or plastic clothesline.
heavy-duty trash bags.
reusable cleaning wipes (not terry cloth).
Can air freshener.
6-14 oz. aerosol or
spray pump Insect repellent spray.
Cotton or leather
Scouring pads (not
SOS, Brillo, or stainless steel).
cannot have contained any non-food grade items.