Monday, 18 June, 2018

Red Cross Seeking Monetary Donations for Hurricane Relief

Red Cross Seeking Monetary Donations for Hurricane Relief Red Cross Seeking Monetary Donations for Hurricane Relief
Lamar Ellis | 05 September, 2017, 18:08

All the money goes toward supplying food, shelter clothing and counseling to the victims of this and other disasters natural or man-made. Trailers full of shelter supplies including cots and blankets-enough to support more than 20,000 people-are scheduled to arrive in Texas.

This is not the only place volunteers are going, three local volunteers were sent to Cle Elum Thursday morning to manage the Red Cross shelter there. "It may be slow at first as our systems continue to catch up with all the volunteers we're training, but we have a great pipeline of local people ready and willing to help".

More than half of the Red Cross emergency response fleet - 200 emergency response vehicles - have been activated for the operation. The Red Cross is also working in close collaboration with government officials and community partners in both Texas and Louisiana to coordinate potential response efforts.

As rain and floodwaters from Hurricane/Tropical Storm Harvey recede, the Red Cross is pouring resources into the area to help flood victims with the aid of partner agencies.

Proceeds from last night's 50/50 raffle, plus a match from Cubs Charities and a generous player matching contribution, will be donated to the American Red Cross, which will help them to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from this disaster. The best way to ensure your donation will go to a specific disaster is to write the specific disaster name in the memo line of a check.

FOX, ABC & CW here in Alaska had the opportunity to speak to the American Red Cross of Alaska's Regional Communications Manager Lisa Miller, about the devastating consequences of Hurricane Harvey. Tauscheck notes that, despite the hard work and no pay, the retention rate for Red Cross volunteers is high.

The American Red Cross provides programs and services to a population of 8.8 million in New Jersey. "Not to the normal they used to have, but to their new normal", Broomfield.

Recommended

Steelers add much-needed safety depth in trade with the Buccaneers Steelers add much-needed safety depth in trade with the Buccaneers He was brought in to challenge for a starting role but wound up behind Chris Conte and Keith Tandy on the depth chart. Wilcox, 26, was paid $1.8 million last season with the Cowboys in the final year of his rookie deal.

Latest North Korean missile test continues to strain worldwide relations Latest North Korean missile test continues to strain worldwide  relations The B-1Bs were flown in from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam while the F-35Bs came from a USA base in Iwakuni, Japan. These exercises indicated a willingness to work together in the face of a North Korean threat.

Packers: Chris Odom added to roster, Jayrone Elliott traded to Dallas Packers: Chris Odom added to roster, Jayrone Elliott traded to Dallas They claimed this year's preseason hero, Taysom Hill, after the Packers released him on Saturday. If Hill is claimed by another team, Callahan would be a candidate for the practice squad.

Britain's PM Theresa May visits Japan with eye on Brexit fears Britain's PM Theresa May visits Japan with eye on Brexit fears Grant Shapps said the Prime Minister is now "on trial" and should deliver Brexit before the party judges her performance. What me and my government are about is not just delivering on Brexit".

Hamilton claims record pole after rain delays at Monza Hamilton claims record pole after rain delays at Monza With the laps ticking down, he did set about reeling in Vettel in the last 10 laps of the race. We've just gone from strength to strength and really shown a real strength in depth.

Florida State QB Deondre Francois to miss rest of season Francois threw for 210 yards, but had two costly interceptions that contributed to the Seminoles 24-7 loss to Alabama. His most impactful play came when he hauled in a 53-yard touchdown deep from QB Jalen Hurts in the second quarter.

Lemar offer will be lodged - Wenger Lemar offer will be lodged - Wenger Speaking to Telefoot Wenger admitted Monaco demanded €180m for Mbappe but he was not ready to pay that as he felt it was too much. Arsenal signed Alexandre Lacazette in a club-record £52m deal from Ligue 1 side Lyon in the summer transfer window.

Man United legend believes that Lukaku is 'perfect' for them Man United legend believes that Lukaku is 'perfect' for them United have made a superb start to the new Premier League season, winning three consecutive games without conceding a goal. Manchester United legend Edwin van der Sar believes Romelu Lukaku can fire his old club to the title.

Here's Why Yawns Are So Contagious Here's Why Yawns Are So Contagious It is a common form of echophenomena - the automatic imitation of another's words (echolalia) or actions (echopraxia). Nonetheless, urge-to-yawn estimates increased significantly when participants were instructed to resist yawning.

Taylor Swift has just dropped another new single … Ready for it? Taylor Swift has just dropped another new single … Ready for it? Swift raps her way through the verses, which follow the first single in playing off of her public image. Another wrote: "If Wildest Dreams and I Know Places had a badass child it would be #ReadyForIt ".

Princess Leaves Royalty Behind To Marry A Common Man Princess Leaves Royalty Behind To Marry A Common Man The experience even "deepened our relationship", he told reporters in Tokyo on Sunday (via Japan Times ). "Together with Mr. The news conference followed the Imperial Household Agency's official announcement of their engagement the same day.

Russia Voices 'Regret' at US Order to Shut San Francisco Consulate Russia Voices 'Regret' at US Order to Shut San Francisco Consulate Lavrov said if face-to-face negotiations started, Russian Federation would be ready to contribute to the mediation and that it was in Russia's interest "for the GCC to be united and strong".

U.S. gives Russian Federation 48 hours to close missions U.S.  gives Russian Federation  48 hours to close missions Lavrov said Moscow would react to the decision once it has finished analyzing the USA order, the Associated Press reported . A State Department official said they would have "sufficient time" to pack their things and move out.

North Korea close to long-range missile capability: French minister North Korea close to long-range missile capability: French minister China, North Korea's chief sponsor and trading partner, is unwilling to do anything that might bring down the regime in Pyongyang. It added that the US and South Korea "agree on using sanctions and pressures to have North Korea come to the table for talks".

Texas vs. Maryland, college football Texas vs. Maryland, college football But with his team clinging to a 37-34 lead late in the third quarter, Pigrome left the game with an apparent leg injury. But what goes around comes around - Hill returned to the end zone on a 65-yard return of Poona Ford's blocked kick.