24 May '11, 4pm

How to Help Victims of The Tornado in Joplin, Missouri

How to Help Victims of The Tornado in Joplin, Missouri

If you live in the area, the Southeast Missouri Food Bank is collecting bottled water, meals, and cleaning products to ship to victims. A “Stuff-a-Truck” drive is being held by the local Miner Police Department, city hall & PTI Trucking, where non-perishable food, cleaning supplies, and bottled water will be collected. If you’re in the area on Wednesday, May 25th you can drop off items at the Miner Convention Center (2610 East Malone) between 6 a.m. and 7 p.m. Similarly, the Perryville Police Department and Oak Trucking are holding a “Stuff-a-truck” drive on Friday, May 27th. The American Red Cross makes donating simple, all you have to do is text “Red Cross” to 90999 and a $10 donation will be made to the disaster relief. World Vision is sending members down to Joplin to assess the damage and specifically see how they can better help in aiding child victims. They provide ...

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