Louisiana and Mississippi / (Hurricane) / 55,000 Meals Over 11 Days

Sep 12, 2012 | Deployments

On August 21, 2012, Category 1 Hurricane Isaac made landfall in Louisiana. Through September 3, the hurricane caused $611.8615 million in damages and five total deaths across three states. Operation BBQ Relief volunteers from neighboring states set up in Louisiana and Mississippi. They teamed up with Operation Blessing International to serve hot BBQ meals to those impacted by the storm.

Corporate Support:
The Shed BBQ and Blues Joint, CitiIMPACT Ministries (IMPACT Ministries), Operation Blessing International, Illinois BBQ Alliance, Head Country, 17th Street Bar & Grill


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Operation BBQ Relief relies solely on volunteers like you. Whether you are a competition BBQ team, caterer, restaurateur or simply an individual or group wanting to help when disaster strikes, we want you to be a part of this rewarding experience in helping people.