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Thursday, March 1, 2012

Charities Respond To Midwest Tornadoes

On February 29, a series storms and tornadoes hit the Midwest killing at least a dozen people and destroying hundreds of homes and businesses. Sadly, more storms are expected to hit the area again tomorrow.  Here’s a list of charities responding:
·         4-Star American Red Cross has shelters open in Illinois, Kentucky, Indiana, Tennessee, and Missouri.
·         4-Star Direct Relief International has offered assistance to 50 nonprofit clinic and health center partners in Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, and Kentucky.
·         4-star Catholic Charities USA says it is coordinating relief efforts with Catholic Charities agencies in Missouri, Kansas, and Illinois.

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