The storms are rolling over and assessments are already in progress and will soon be completed. Once needs identified; work will begin. Northern states have local resources and personnel ready and responding. Neighboring states will then be called in to assist as needed. As the situation demands and more personnel are needed, a call to states beyond contiguous state conventions bordering impact areas will be issued by the area command currently based in Pennsylvania. I have voiced our commitment to serve as needed and I anticipate the coming weeks will see Alabama disaster relief teams called on to serve.
Arcadia, Florida, was Candace McIntosh’s home for nine years after college, the place where she experienced her first sense of community as an adult and where she felt the call