The unique volunteer efforts of the Mennonite Disaster Service in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, is captured in a new book written by a local woman.

OU-Chillicothe Associate Dean- Brenda Phillips followed the Mennonite group in their work in the Gulf coast, spending all of 2010, following the group to gain information in writing the book.

The book is available from Amazon or locally at OU-Chillicothe.