Agencies, nonprofits offer aid as Southwest Baltimore reckons with flash flood damage

A Red Cross worker holds the door for a Southern Baptist Convention Disaster Relief volunteer carrying supplies. Photo by Ethan McLeod.

Joyce Fisher, 89, has come to Stillmeadow Community Fellowship Church to see what she can do about the soaked drywall and ruined appliances in her basement. It’s been three days since floodwaters came crashing down Frederick Avenue, filling up the bottom floor of her home near the Baltimore National Cemetery just down the road.