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Red Cross Helping Five People After Monday Fire in Manchester


MANCHESTER, CONN., SEPTEMBER 2, 2013 – The American Red Cross is helping a family of two adults and three children after a fire Monday afternoon on Walnut Street in Manchester. The Red Cross is providing help with emergency housing and food needs.

The Red Cross is also providing comfort kits containing personal care items such as toothbrushes, deodorant, shaving supplies and other items a family might not have been able to gather in the rush to escape the fire. 

American Red Cross disaster assistance is free of charge, a gift made possible by generous donations and the work of volunteers.