GEM 2021  Mission

Hurricane Ida

GEM Mission Specific Press
EIN Presswire
Sam Zavary and Exclusive Furniture Present $10K Check to Global Empowerment Mission + Send-off for Hurricane IDA Relief
Bethenny Frankel $1.5 Mil Hurricane Ida Relief Effort Brings Necessities, Cash to Louisiana
Exclusive Furniture collecting donations for Hurricane Ida Survivors
Islander News
Inspired by three altruistic stories of hope
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Goya Distributes An Initial Donation Of 40,000 Pounds Of Food To Victims Of Hurricane Ida
CBS Miami
Global Empowerment Mission’s Founder Lands In Hurricane-Torn Louisiana To Help
Yahoo News
Founder Of Local Nonprofit Can't Believe Devastation Suffered In Louisiana Because Of Hurricane Ida
Así puedes ayudar a los afectados por el huracán Ida en Louisiana
Global Empowerment Mission sends truck full of supplies to help Louisianans following Ida’s wrath
CBS Miami
South Florida Group Packing, Sending Relief Supplies To Louisiana
NBC Miami
Local Group Providing Aid to Gulf Coast Residents Impacted by Hurricane Ida

Summary Stats

$ 0
Supplies Already Distributed
Full Size UC Semis Delivered
Full Size Semi in Transit
Parishes to be supported
$ 0
In Committed Supplies for Sept
Semi Trucks Committed

Phase 1:

Disaster Relief

GEM Bstrong in partnership with Aerial Recovery Group special operatives responded in its first phase disaster relief mission by sending SAR teams alongside a series of fully loaded UC Group Trucks with vital necessities. Distribution Base Hub, Living Word Church, Houma, Louisiana

Aid distributions will be taking place daily at:


Living Word Church
1916 Highway 311,
Schriever, LA 70395 


Partner churches and LA organizations throughout all drastically affected parishes can contact us to arrange pick up of supplies including food, beverages, hygiene, tarps, PPE and more.

Bstrong cash cards will be distributed on 9/15 at Living Word.

Parishes to be supported:

  • Terrebonne Parish*
  • Lafourche Parish*
  • Cocodrie
  • Chauvin
  • Montegut
  • Bourg
  • Dulac
  • Dularge
  • Houma
  • Schreiver
  • Gray
  • Thibodaux
  • Raceland
  • Lockport
  • Laplace
  • Galliano
  • Golden Meadow
  • Grand Isle
  • Port Fourchon
  • Jefferson parish

Recent Missions

United States
GEM is prepositioned to immediately deploy to flooding disasters in the United States. We are presently responding to the historic flooding in Vermont, and will be distributing trucks of Family Necessity Kits, water, hygiene, mattresses, and more.