Red Cross volunteer crews responded to a fire at 30 Flanders Street in the city of Rochester’s 19th Ward this afternoon. One adult and three children were assisted by the Red Cross; they were provided with food and housing as a result of the fire.
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The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies more than 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 or join our blog at http://blog.redcross.org.