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


• Camp Garaywa (250 beds) 312 Camp Garaywa Rd, Clinton, MS 39056. 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 Garaywa Rd).

First Baptist Church, 431 North State Street Jackson, MS 39201 Contact: Dr. Jim Spikes at 601.949.1993. Take I-10W to I-55N. Follow signs for I-20 W / 49 N. Take North Terry Road exit. Continue onto US-51 N. Stay N on State St. Destination will be on the Left.

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