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Red Cross Assisting Residents After Fatal Morning Fire


The American Red Cross is on the scene of a multi-unit apartment fire to provide relief to the residents displaced by an early morning blaze on the 2300 block of Perring Manor Road in Baltimore. While apartment management is providing shelter for the residents, the Red Cross is offering other help including inflatable mattresses, food, clothing and counseling to those affected.

Red Cross volunteers and caseworkers will assist the families until their immediate needs have been met. If you would like to help the Red Cross with our mission to provide immediate emergency assistance to disaster victims in Central Maryland, donate online at redcross-cmd.org, call us at 410-624-2030 or text the word REACT from your mobile phone to 50555 to make an immediate $10 donation.

The American Red Cross of Central Maryland shelters, feeds and counsels victims of disasters; provides lifesaving blood to area hospitals; teaches lifesaving skills; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a charitable organization — not a government agency — and depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its humanitarian mission. For more information, please visit www.redcross.org/cmd or Tweet us at www.twitter.com/RedCrossCntrlMD.