American Red Cross, Southeastern Michigan Region Emergency Services Department is en-route to a large commercial building fire in Pittsburgh and Martin Thursday afternoon to provide canteen service to the First Responder on the scene of the fire.
In situations like these, the Red Cross assists first responders by providing food, water and other comfort items. The Red Cross will remain on the scene until assistance is no longer needed.
The American Red Cross, Southeastern Michigan Region serves the counties of Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw, Lenawee, Monroe and St. Clair.
About the American Red Cross: The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; 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.