Red Cross Helps One Person After Groton Fire

The Red Cross is helping with emergency food and clothing needs.

GROTON, CONN., February 14, 2014 – The American Red Cross is helping one person with emergency food and clothing needs after a fire last night on Thames Street in Groton. Red Cross volunteers Jane Lionelli and Frank Lionelli responded to assist the families.

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.