• Before and After Photos of a New Home

    Before and After

    A home destroyed by Hurricane Sandy has been rebuilt above the floodplain, providing mitigation against future flooding and helping a resident recovery from Superstorm Sandy.

  • Ruth Fontaine Groundbreaking

    Groundbreaking on New Homes

    Ground was broken on the construction of two new homes by the SCLTRC on June 3, 2013 through partnerships with Mennonite Disaster Response, Episcopal Relief and Development, Lutheran Disaster Response, and the American Red Cross.

  • Map of Somerset County

    Homes Affected by Sandy

    This map shows the extent of the homes affected by Hurricane Sandy, as determined by FEMA

  • Main Street in Crisfield Maryland

    Crisfield During the Flood

    This photograph shows the extent of the flooding on Crisfield’s Main Street during Hurricane Sandy.

  • Dedication of Kamp Kairos

    Kamp Kairos dedicated

    On June 3, 2013, the Somerset County Long Term Recovery Committee, Inc. dedicated Kamp Kairos as its work camp. Through a generous donation of the lease of this building by the Stanley Cochrane Post of the American Legion, the SCLTRC is able to provide housing to volunteer construction teams that come to the community to […]


If your church or organization would like to volunteer to help in the recovery effort, we can arrange a time for your group to come work on a construction project.

Housing is available at Kamp Kairos, a work camp that offers housing, kitchen facilities and showers.

Please contact the Long Term Recovery Office at (410) 968-1002 and ask for our volunteer coordinator to arrange dates for your organization to come help rebuild Somerset County.

New Website Launched

On September 25, 2013, the Somerset County Long Term Recovery Committee launched a new website, www.somersetrecovery.org, replacing the old website, crisfieldrecovery.org..

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