Red Cross Shelter Opens on Kauai

Hawaii volunteer driving ERV
Shelter opened after flooding closed Hanalei bridge.

The American Red Cross has opened a shelter on Kauai at Hanalei Elementary School in Hanalei for people affected by the Flash Flooding that has closed the Hanalei bridge.

WHERE: 5-5415 Kuhio Highway, Hanalei

WHEN: The shelter opened at 2:30 PM

The Red Cross is not a government agency and depends on public contributions to help others. All Red Cross assistance to disaster victims is free. Your gift supports the lifesaving mission of the American Red Cross in your community, across the country and around the world. To send a contribution, mail your check to:

American Red Cross

Hawaii State Chapter

4485 Pahe'e Street, Suite #145

Lihue, HI 96766

Make a secure online donation at www.redcross.org/hawaii or call: (808) 739-8133.

About the American Red Cross:

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; 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 visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.