Join Illinois Disaster Relief

3 Steps to Join IBDR

Complete Disaster Relief 101 Training

This is conducted annually across the state or online at your own pace. There is a $15 fee for the course which includes a background check and a certificate upon completion.

Background Check (Requirement for DR Badge Callouts)

This information is collected during class registration and initiated once you complete the DR 101 class.

Send a Picture

Send picture to or we will notify you when your background check is complete and will then be asked to provide a picture to be used for your badge.

Illinois Baptist Disaster Relief will mail you a badge and provide instructions for where you can get IBDR shirts, hats and accessories.