The American Red Cross Northeastern New York Chapter provided immediate emergency aid to two people after a fire at a house on Piseco Road in the Town of Stratford, NY (Fulton County) this afternoon.
Disaster Action Team Members provided financial assistance for food and clothing to two adults.
The American Red Cross is dedicated to assisting those affected by disasters. Trained Red Cross volunteers and staff are on call 24 hours a days, seven days a week - and are ready to assist when needed with disaster assessment, client casework, sheltering, mass care, feeding, and more.
The Red Cross's ability to respond is made possible solely through the generous donations made by the public. To assist those affected by disasters, visit redcross.org/ny/albany to volunteer and/or donate to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief.
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies nearly half of the nation's blood; teaches lifesaving skills; provides international humanitarian aid; 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 mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org/ny/albany.