Red Cross Expand Services to Help Wildfire Victims

By Karl Wehmhoener | kwehmhoener@kamr.com

Published 05/15 2014 02:20PM

Updated 05/15 2014 02:25PM

AMARILLO -- The American Red Cross will expand its services to help those affected by Sunday’s wildfires by providing one-on-one casework support for each family affected.

Beginning at 2 p.m, Red Cross caseworkers will be available at the newly opened  Multi-Agency Resource Center, 308 S. Ridgeland in Fritch.

The Center will be open today and tomorrow from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Red Cross crews will continue to pass through the affected neighborhoods providing meals and snacks, bottled water and relief items such as shovels, work gloves, rakes and dust masks. 

Service

To Date

Notes

Shelters Opened

3

Shelter at Fritch High School remains open

People Staying in Shelters

108

No Residents remain

Clean-up Supplies Distributed

402

 

Hygiene Kits Distributed

105

 

Mobile Feeding Vehicles

5

Meals & Snacks

1,399

 

Red Cross Workers

60

 

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