Photos from Camp Restore – NOLA: June 2017

June 26th, 2017 by in News from NOLA, The Latest

June 26, 2017- Hard to believe it’s almost the Fourth of July already! Here are some of the latest photos from our volunteers here in New Orleans, working on a home that was damaged in February’s tornado.


New Orleans East Tornado

February 8th, 2017 by in News from NOLA, Photo Galleries, The Latest

Updated March 6, 2017- Shortly before noon on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, an EF3 tornado touched down in New Orleans East and left several miles of destruction in its wake as it followed Chef Menteur Hwy to the east, passing within three blocks of Camp Restore – New Orleans.


Meet Bastian and Peter

November 14th, 2016 by in News from NOLA, The Latest, Videos

Nov. 14, 2016- With the start of our 11th season of volunteering, we have two new interns from Germany joining us in New Orleans!


Camp Restore – Detroit Coming in 2017

November 10th, 2016 by in News from Detroit, News from NOLA, The Latest

Nov. 10, 2016- Mount Calvary Lutheran Church and RAI Ministries, Inc. are excited to announce the formation of a partnership to bring Camp Restore to Detroit, Mich. in 2017.


2015-2016 Annual Report

October 5th, 2016 by in News from NOLA, The Latest

Oct. 5, 2016- This month we will mark the tenth year since Camp Restore started working on Restoring Faith, Home, and Community in the name of Jesus. In many ways we at RAI Ministries and Camp Restore have transitioned from a disaster relief organization to an organization that restores community in more ways than with bricks and mortar.


Camp Restore – Baton Rouge Now Open

September 13th, 2016 by in News from NOLA, The Latest

Sept. 13, 2016- In response to the August flooding in Southeast Louisiana, we have partnered with Trinity Lutheran Church – Baton Rouge, a member of the Southern District – LCMS and wide range of nonprofits to establish Camp Restore – Baton Rouge.


Volunteers Needed for Baton Rouge Flood Response

August 19th, 2016 by in News from NOLA, The Latest

August 19, 2016- Volunteer efforts are underway and you are invited to join in praying, volunteering and/or donating to make a difference for those affected.


Tempur-Pedic Donates 252 Brand-New Mattresses

November 30th, 2015 by in News from NOLA, The Latest

November 30, 2015- This Fall we’re excited to announce we’ve received an amazing donation of 252 brand new mattresses from Tempur-Pedic!


Meet Our 2015-2016 Interns, Part Two

November 23rd, 2015 by in News from NOLA, The Latest

November 23, 2015- Today we’re excited to introduce Caswick and Steven, our YMVP interns for 2015-2016!


Here We Go! Camp Restore at 10 Years

November 2nd, 2015 by in News from NOLA, The Latest, Videos

November 2, 2015- The 2015-2016 season marks our 10th year of service in the Greater New Orleans Area!