Sit Rep from the Field

Bobbi Snethen

Bobbi hails from Madison, WI, and graduated from the University of Wisconsin where she studied journalism and strategic communication. Following a stint as a freelance reporter, she served as a public relations professional in the nonprofit sector working to enhance community service through storytelling and online engagement.

Since Christmas Day, 30 volunteers have poured 828 hours into Operation: Saw Humbug in Columbia, Miss.

While steady rain impeded some of the scheduled chainsaw operations, strike teams on the ground continue with debris removal and the collection of┬ádamage assessments. On Sunday, spontaneous volunteers also joined the ongoing relief effort following Woodlawn Church’s service.