Evacuees at Green Acres Baptist Church are looking for day work. Volunteers say those looking for day work will be sitting near the wall in front of the Family Life Center in the morning. The evacuees say they have a variety of skills. Some have experience cooking. Others have done construction work in the past. Volunteers say they just want to get back in the workforce.
"They need transportation to the job site and back," said Carye Gillen, volunteer. "We'll feed them and give them a place to sleep, and if you can provide them with the work during the day that would be great."
For more information you can call the Red Cross shelter at Green Acres Baptist Church. That number is 903-525-1116.
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