Recent heavy rainfall has the Red Cross responding across the state supporting weary sand-baggers, sheltering families evacuated from their homes, providing clean-up supplies and sharing flood safety and recovery information with communities.
In the Northern Minnesota Region, 66 Red Cross workers have provided more than 800 meals, over 23,000 beverages and snacks and 85 bulk clean-up supplies to families affected by the recent floods.
Following Red Cross safety tips before, during and after a flood is critical. Download the free Red Cross Flood App for Apple and Android and check out flood related health and safety information on redcross.org.
If you have been affected by recent flooding and need help, please call (612) 871-7676, 24-hours a day.