Bethel College Continues to Assist Victims of Hurricane Katrina

The Bethel College task force team is leaving the campus of Bethel College on Saturday, April 28, 2007, at 8:00 a.m. and heading to Gulfport, Miss. The team will return on Saturday, May 5, 2007, in the late evening. Approximately 20 Bethel College students and staff members will participate on this trip and duties may include dry walling, demolition, landscaping, painting, roofing, and some remodeling. Bethel College will be working with Hope Crisis Response Network, which can be contacted at

Bethel College is an accredited Christian college of the arts and sciences offering associates, bachelor's and master's degrees in more than 50 areas of study. The current enrollment of more than 2,081 includes students from 34 states and Puerto Rico, 12 countries, more than 25 denominations and 16 percent from culturally diverse backgrounds. Scholarships are available based upon a variety of factors including academic achievement, talent in the arts or athletics, ethnicity and church affiliation. Bethel offers classes at four locations: the Mishawaka campus, the Elkhart Campus and two satellite locations (in Nappanee and in Dowagiac, Mich.). The main Bethel campus is situated on 75 wooded acres in Mishawaka, Ind.

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