200 portable showers arrive in Flint

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FLINT (WJRT) - (03/22/16) - An advocacy group from D.C. arrived in Flint on Tuesday with 200 portable showers.

The "Pump-n-Spray" systems were given out at Second Chance Church on North Street.

"Servants Without Borders" demonstrated how they work before giving them out.

The system allows you to connect a four or five gallon water jug to a shower head and hose. You step on a pump and the water comes out like a real shower.

“We're trying to bring just a temporary solution and a sense of dignity back to showering until the permanent solution comes,” said Dawn Cole, vice chair of Servants Without Borders.

“Very thoughtful, nice, and very needed,” said Stacy Robinson.

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