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Red Cross Helps Family of Four After Plainfield Fire

The Red Cross is providing help with emergency clothing and food needs.

PLAINFIELD, CONN., November 5, 2014 – The American Red Cross is helping a family of four – two adults and two children – with emergency food and clothing needs after a fire yesterday on Pleasant Street in Plainfield. Red Cross team members Sue and Fred Bolen and Lynn Wynn responded to assist the family. The family was able to make alternate housing arrangements.

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.