World Changers Brings Fight on Substandard Housing to Tulsa

Thursday, June 30th 2011, 10:41 am
By: News On 6

CATOOSA, Oklahoma---300 students with World Changers are in Green Country  this week. From 7 different states including Alabama, Oklahoma, Missouri, Kansas, Texas, Georgia, and Tennessee 26 different crews working on 20 different projects throughout the city are doing metal work, roofing, and painting.

    ‘The feeling that you have knowing someone can go to sleep at night with a brand new roof on their house,' said Peyton Price from Woodbury, Georgia, ‘and you think wow! Just that little bit can help someone out for a whole life!'

    World Changers is an initiative of the North American Mission Board, and is in its 21st summer working to reduce substandard housing.

    This year, over 20,000 students will be working in more than 85 different cities. For more information visit