Here is the information that we have so far on the response to Hurricane Irene. We have already deployed 3 volunteers from the Greater Ozarks Chapter and are expecting to send many more. We have also deployed 2 of our Emergency Response Vehicles. Please contact me if you have further questions or respond to the Affairs Desi in D.C.. Their phone numbers is in the right top corner of the news release.
Thank you for your interest in the Red Cross.
Regional Executive Director of Financial Development
American Red Cross Greater Ozarks Chapter
1545 N. West Bypass
Springfield, Missouri 65803
(417) 832-9500 Ext. 105
(417) 866-3649 Fax
(417) 447-7183 Direct Line
You are invited to one of our "Crossroads to Caring" open houses that we hold each month. They are always the first Wednesday of each month. Please call me at (417) 832-9500 Ext. 105 to RSVP.
April Preparedness Tip- FLOODING
Floods are among the most frequent and costly natural disasters. Conditions that cause floods include heavy or steady rain for several hours or days that saturates the ground. Flash floods occur suddenly due to rapidly rising water along a stream or low-lying area.
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