Volunteers needed for flood relief

September 16, 2016 | Updated: 12:10 p.m., September 16, 2016

BATON ROUGE, LA - AUGUST 15: Ryan Evans rides in a boat along a flooded road on August 15, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Record-breaking rains pelted Louisiana over the weekend leaving the city with historic levels of flooding that have caused at least seven deaths and damaged thousands of homes. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO)- WWOZ and the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation are in desperate need of volunteers to help some folks who were affected by the recent flooding.

They want to invite you to join them on Saturday, Sept. 24, for a day of helping to gut houses in the  Baton Rouge region.

Sign up here

On Saturday, they hope to have at least 100 volunteers doing the dirty work of removing drywall and other debris from private homes, schools and other affected buildings.

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If you’re willing and able to roll up your sleeves and go with them to help those in need, please register!

For more information head on over to New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation.