Work Day in DeRidder

September 11, 2020
The clean up needed in southwest Louisiana is extensive. DeRidder is a community just north of Lake Charles and it was hit hard by Hurricane Laura.

Let's gather together and bring the hands and feet of Christ to DeRidder with another Clean-Up Day, Saturday, September 19th.  

Groups will meet at 8:30 am in the parking lot of Wesley United Methodist Church on Texas Street

No Experience Needed

There will be plenty of activities and skills of all sorts will be needed.

From tarping roofs to sweeping up leaves and visiting with neighbors. No matter your skill level, there will be a chance for you to help the community. 

Registration is not required, but you must be over the age of 18.

What to Bring

Please bring the following items: 
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Plenty of bottled water
  • Ice 
  • Sack Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Gloves
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • The heart of Christ


Yes, lodging is available! If you would like to spend the night prior to the Work Day, you can make arrangements to lodge at First United Methodist Church in DeRidder. You can email the church to begin the process of making arrangements. 

Special Note: If you would like to stay at the church, please bring everything you would need to be self-sufficient. This includes sleeping bags, linens, pillows, water, and food. Showers will be available on site.

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