Crisis Care Kits

Crisis Care Kits in the news:

Thousands of Crisis Care Kits (CCKs) have been sent to south Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey and more are headed to south Florida as Hurricane Irma approaches. These disasters have virtually emptiedNazarene Compassionate Ministries' warehouses, and NCM is encouraging churches to assemble additional CCKs to help those affected by Hurricane Irma, as well as future disasters in the U.S. and around the world.

In the days since Hurricane Harvey pummeled communities in south Texas, more than 8,000 Crisis Care Kits have been shipped from three NCM warehouses to local churches in the affected areas. Those churches have been distributing the kits, which contain toiletries and hygiene items, to disaster victims.

One of the churches .... (the rest of the story is located here.)

Crisis Care Kits:

  • Items to be placed in a 2 gallon zip-lock bag:
    • 1 bottle of shampoo (8-12oz)
    • 2 family size bars of soap (not travel size)
    • 1 medium tube of toothpaste (not travel size)
    • 2 toothbrushes
    • 1 box of band-aids (30 count or more)
    • 1 fingernail clipper
    • 4 pocket size packages of facial tissue
    • 1 Beanie-Baby sized stuffed toy
    • 1 sturdy comb
    • 2 hand towels