Please join Noticias 26 Univision El Paso in helping residents in our region who were severely impacted by the recent rains and flooding during the Disaster Relief Telethon today from 4:30-7:00pm.
Here’s how you can help today:
1) Watch the Telethon on Channel 26 (channel 2 on TWC) and call (915) 581-1126 to make a pledge or credit card donation to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief. You can make an online contribution at http://www.crowdrise.com/noticias26univision
2) Drop off household items (e.g. toasters, toaster ovens, microwaves, dishes), clothing/leather goods, blankets and other items to one of the Goodwill collection sites (Entravision headquarters at 5426 N. Mesa during the Telethon), or Goodwill stores throughout town: East Side/Central - 9611 Acer Ave; Tierra Area - 2077 Zaragoza Suite #A-101; Lower Valley - 7015 Alameda; Northeast - 5150 Fairbanks
3) Drop off building materials (e.g. drywall, roofing shingles, plywood, insulation) or canned and dry food (e.g. canned vegetables, sauces, rice, beans) to the Salvation Army during the Telethon at Entravision headquarters (5426 N. Mesa).
4) Visit www.volunteerelpaso.org to get involved with one of the organizations seeking volunteers.
Thank you for your support in helping nonprofit agencies meet the needs of those who urgently need our help. Please contact Mark Matthys at (915) 592-0208 x222 for more information.
You can help people affected by disasters like the El Paso Floods, as well as countless crises at home and around the world, by making a donation to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief. Your gift enables the Red Cross to prepare for and provide shelter, food, emotional support and other assistance in response to disasters. Visit www.redcross.org or call 1-800-RED-CROSS. Contributions may also be sent to your local American Red Cross chapter or to the American Red Cross, P.O. Box 37243, Washington, DC 20013.