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Red Cross Helping Four People After Hartford Fire

The Red Cross is helping with emergency needs in the wake of the fire.

HARTFORD, CONN., DECEMBER 6, 2013 – The American Red Cross is helping a family of two adults and two children with emergency housing, food, clothing and baby needs after a fire yesterday on Zion Street in Hartford. The children were provided stuffed animal toys. 

Red Cross team members Ginny Brezza and Pat Calcinari assisted the family.

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.