The Midwest Mission Distribution Center near Springfield, Ill., a mission agency of the North Central Jurisdiction of The United Methodist Church, has requested flood buckets to assist flood survivors in clean-up efforts. Information about assembling and shipping flood buckets is available on the center's Web site at www.midwestmissiondc.org or by calling 217-483-7911, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (CDT).