Red Cross Service Sites to Provide Cleaning Supplies, Additional Resources to Sevier County Residents Affected by Wildfires
WHO: American Red Cross of East Tennessee
WHAT: Service site for residents to pick up cleaning supplies like rakes, trash bags, shovels, gloves and receive information about additional Red Cross services.
WHEN: 12:00 Noon – 4:00 PM
WHERE: On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, December 9-11
Wears Valley United Methodist Church
3110 Wears Valley Road
2478 Veterans Blvd. (near Dollywood entrance)
Pigeon Forge, TN
On Saturday and Sunday, December 10-11
Chalet Village Clubhouse
1319 S. Baden Dr.
INFO: The Red Cross responds on the scene of emergencies to help provide for the urgent needs of disaster victims. In the immediate aftermath, we focus on providing safe shelter, feeding victims and emergency workers, providing mental health and emotional support services, providing first aid and health services, and distributing emergency relief supplies such as comfort kits and cleaning supplies. As residents return homes, the Red Cross is providing free cleaning supplies like rakes, trash bags, shovels, gloves and more.
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation’s blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org, like American Red Cross of East Tennessee on Facebook or visit us on Twitter at @EastTNRedCross