Rebuild Joplin to build walls for another home – August 17

NEWS RELEASE ISSUED BY REBUILD JOPLIN:

Rebuild Joplin staff and volunteers will build the walls for one house on Saturday, August 17, 2013 from 8:00AM to 5:00PM in the Forest Park Church parking lot on the corner of Range Line Rd. and Seventh St. in Joplin. The goal is to have all of the stud walls completed at the end of this day long build. Volunteers will complete the walls after which they will be brought to a job site and erected on the foundation.

This is one more innovative way that Rebuild Joplin has been utilizing to get survivors of the May 2011 tornado back into safe and secure homes. Recently Rebuild Joplin worked with a volunteer group that built an entire home in their church basement, trucked it to Joplin and assembled it on its foundation.

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