Emergency Shelter Information


Be advised that the seminary has no emergency shelters on campus but has made arrangements for sheltering as listed below:

If you need a place for shelter, the following churches are prepared to receive Seminary families in the event of a mandatory evacuation (If you choose to evacuate to any church on this list, please call the contact number for the church and apprise them of your coming, and bring your own bedding supplies):

 

• Camp Garaway (250 beds) 312 Camp Garaway Rd., Clinton, MS. Contact: Roddy Reed at 601.924.7034 (office) or 601.214.2102 (cell). (Directions: Take I-10W to I-55N. At I-20 Exit 44, bear LEFT on to I-20 [US-49]; At I-20 Exit 35, turn LEFT on to Clinton Raymond Rd; Proceed 1/2 mile and turn LEFT on to Camp Garaway Rd).

Mission First of First Baptist Church, 275 Roseneath Street, Jackson, MS. Contact: Lee Thigpen or Cecelia at 601.949.1932 or 601.949.1900. After 5:00 p.m. 601.503.7920 (cell). (Directions: Take I-10W to I-55N. Take I-20 Vicksburg/Yazoo City exit. Take North Terry Road exit. Merge on to Terry Road. Turn LEFT on to Winter Street. Turn RIGHT on to Dalton Street. Turn LEFT on to Central Street. Stay straight to go on to Magnolia Street. Turn LEFT on to Robinson Road. Turn RIGHT on to Roseneath Avenue).