Disaster Relief —FPICE

Foothills Presbytery In Case of Emergency (ICE) Committee

debris pileThe mission of FPICE is to bring together every PC(USA) church within Foothills Presbytery to ensure that the churches and their congregations are prepared to survive a disaster and to lend aid and support to our church, community and neighbors after a disaster strikes.

 

 

 

 

 

Objectives

Working to create a climate of cooperation among all congregations
Coordinating policies and actions among participants
Communicating information between churches and the presbytery
Recommending improvements for coordinated responses
Supporting local, state and national PC(USA) response groups
Convening meetings to share information
Preparing to assist others in times of disaster

Team Leaders:

Anderson, Oconee and Pickens - Sharon Fowler or 864/225-3560

Greenville - Kevin Cribbs or 864-275-7213

Spartanburg and Cherokee -Jane Frost or 864/357-4380


For more information, please contact: Terrell Parrish or 864-230-6950, Presbytery Disaster Response Coordinator, Foothills Presbytery, 2242 Woodruff Rd., Simpsonville, SC 29681.

To plan a mission trip to an area that has been stricken by disaster call PDA at 866-732-6121.

Online Disaster Training Courses

FEMA Independent Study Courses:

 

- Introduction to Incident Command System

- National Incident Management System

- Role of voluntary agencies in Emergency Management