2021 God’s Pit Crew Year-End Report

Thousands of families were in crisis. No income. No food. No hope. But YOU changed their situation. You stepped up and helped us keep hope moving forward in 2021! Thank you for supporting God’s Pit Crew and our mission to deliver hope, healing, and restoration in times of crisis!

Another record-breaking year was made possible for God's Pit Crew thanks to YOU!

Thank you for your support to our ministry. None of the amazing things listed in this report would be possible without the prayers and support from people like you. Help us keep hope moving forward by donating here.

Impact Stories

Home Rebuild

Josh and Shanda Dutton

Josh and Shanda Dutton lost their home in a devastating tornado on Easter Sunday in 2020. GPC rebuilt their home in October.
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Church Rebuild

Grace Harbor Lighthouse Church

Grace Harbor Lighthouse Church was destroyed when Hurricane Laura hit Louisiana. God's Pit Crew rebuilt this beacon of hope for the community in just three weeks!

House Rebuild

Stacy and Brett Corzine

God's Pit Crew volunteers worked for two weeks in Canton/Haywood County, North Carolina, after a devastating flash flood destroyed dozens of homes, businesses, and more. Stacy and Brett Corzine were just one of the many families that God's Pit Crew assisted in this community.
In November 2021, God's Pit Crew volunteers returned to Canton to help Stacy and Brett rebuild their flood damage home, and restore hope to their family.

Disaster Stats

Disaster Relief

Disasters responded to since January 1, 2021
Truckloads (3,004,609 lbs) of disaster relief products delivered
Total loads of COVID-19 relief delivered since March 2020
Major rebuild projects completed in 2021

Hurricane Ida


God’s Pit Crew responded to Hurricane Ida in Louisiana by shipping 23 tractor-trailer loads of relief supplies and thousands of Blessing Buckets to help Ida victims. GPC’s Immediate Response Team also deployed to the hardest-hit areas in Louisiana for five weeks, clearing fallen trees, moving debris, tarping roofs, and so much more.
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Immediate Response Team Stats

In 2021, our Immediate Response Team, had a very busy year of responses.

Immediate Disaster Response Team Deployments in 2021
Families assisted by GPC's Immediate Response Team in 2021
New Volunteers have joined GPC from responses with our teams

Impact Story

82-year-old Veteran, George

A large tree had fallen on the home of George, an 82-year-old Veteran, who lived in Thibodaux, Louisiana. When God’s Pit Crew’s Volunteer Assessors found him, George was trying to remove this tree by himself with only a hand saw. God’s Pit Crew added this job to the list, and within no time, Hope had arrived!
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Three Responses At Once


Waverly, Tennessee Flood Response

At the same time teams were working in Canton, North Carolina doing flood clean-up and muck outs, a second flood, also caused by Tropical Storm Fred, impacted the Waverly, Tennessee area.

Tyler, Texas Flood Response

A third response in the same time frame as the other two storms caused by Tropical Storm Fred, God's Pit Crew also responded to Ty- ler, Texas, that was impacted by flooding.

Kentucky Tornadoes

List of Disaster responses

  • Charlotte Court House, VA/Winter Storm Shirley/Uri
  • Houston/Dallas, TX & Louisiana/Winter Storm Uri
  • Louisa, Ravenna, & Stanton, Kentucky/Flooding
  • Birmingham, AL/Tornado
  • Newnan, GA/Tornado
  • Lake Charles, LA/Flooding
  • Chatham, VA/Water Crisis
  • Little Rock, AR/Flooding
  • Haiti/Earthquake
  • Canton, NC/Flooding
  • Waverly, TN/Flooding
  • Tyler, TX/Flooding
  • Louisiana/Hurricane Ida
  • Mayfield, KY/Tornado

Blessing Buckets

New Blessing Bucket Programs

Blessing Buckets distributed in 2021
Communities served with Blessing Bucket distributions in 2021
New Mobile Blessing Bucket Packing Events
Raised through Be The Blessing Sunday at 29 churches


Every other week, GPC serves regional agencies through our regional distribution program. These numbers are based on the in-kind value of the product that is distributed regionally through our distribution center.
Regional Distribution Program
Number of regional distributions
Agencies Served

150 chromebooks donated

God's Pit Crew was able to donate 150 brand new Chromebook's to the Danville Church and Community Tutorial Program.

"We are eternally grateful for the gift of the Chromebooks donated by God's Pit Crew! Randy and the Crew have truly shown to be true champions in our region and world! We are able to make sure that all of our children in our program have access to a Chromebook to use for their education." - Kenny Lewis, Executive Director, Danville Church and Community Tutorial Program

Your Support at Work


Major Disaster Responses in 2021


Major Rebuild Projects Completed in 2021


Blessing Buckets Distributed in 2021


Million Dollars of Supplies Distributed Locally