Hurricane Hermine, a Category 1 hurricane, hit the region on August 28, 2016. Hurricane Irma, a Category 4 hurricane, hit Florida on September 10, 2017. MDS will be continuing work responding to flooding issues and damages in homes.
MDS Volunteers will be replacing insulation, drywall, painting, installing kitchen cabinets, flooring and all trim work. MDS will be working with Catholic Charities, who established a Long Term Recovery Committee and does case management identifying homeowners and arranges for funding building supplies.