Chattanooga, TN — Three weeks today, The Salvation Army began relief efforts as deadly tornadoes ripped through Northwest GA, and Southeast TN. The Salvation Army remains strong in its relief efforts providing the basic necessities like food, water, cleaning supplies, baby items, etc. Services are being provided at the local Disaster Recovery Centers. Today we are serving at the following centers and will continue at these centers through Saturday:
NW GA — Catoosa County: FEMA Center, The Catoosa County Learning Center, 36 Muscogee Trail, Ringgold, GA, 30736.
Hamilton County: FEMA Center, Southern Adventist University, 4881 Taylor Circle, Collegedale, TN.
The Salvation Army East Lake Social Services, 2140 East 28th Street, Chattanooga, TN 37407.
Bradley County: The Salvation Army Distribution Warehouse, 2960 Barney’s Lane, Cleveland, TN.
Many residents are still in need. The Salvation Army is encouraging neighbors who were affected by the tornadoes and need relief services, to please visit The Salvation Army at one of the above centers. For more information please call The Salvation Army at 423-756-1023.
Neighbors can still help in relief efforts by donating!
Donations are the best way to help tornado survivors and rescue workers. Monetary donations allow disaster responders to immediately meet the specific needs of disaster survivors. The Salvation Army asks those who want to help to visit www.disaster.salvationarmyusa.org or call 1-800-SAL-ARMY (1-800-725-2769) and designate their gift “April 2011 Tornado Outbreak.” Checks may be made out to: The Salvation Army Disaster Relief, P.O. Box 100339, Atlanta, GA 30384-0339.
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