CNR Plunge Team Travels to Joplin MO to Rebuild After Tornado

MediaLibrary#5584The CNR 2012 Plunge Team traveled to Joplin, MO during spring vacation to help with rebuilding efforts after the May 2011 tornadoes that almost leveled the city. CNR Plungers collaborated with Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri with repairs to survivors’ homes.

“This has already been such a moving experience. The areas where the tornados hit are worse than I imagined. It is heartbreaking to see this level of devastation. But I am encouraged because of the spirit and devotion the CNR Plunge team has to helping those in need here in Missouri,” said Jennifer Crowhurst SAS‘03, Campus Minister and Plunge Coordinator, after she arrived in Joplin.

The 2012 Plunge Team includes: Akosuah Agyei SAS'12, Denise Dailey SAS‘14, Karolyn Guzman SN‘13, Juana Hernandez SAS‘14, Cassandra Irons SAS‘12, Zena Jamal SN‘12, Hellen Konyango SAS‘11 & GS‘13, James Lott SNR‘14, Jaclyn Reynolds SAS‘12, and Amanda White SN‘13.

Pictured in lower photo (l-r): Akosuah Agyei SAS’12, Denise Dailey SAS‘14