The American Red Cross of Southwestern New York has opened the following shelter for residents forced to evacuate due to flooding around Sunset Bay:
Volunteers from the American Red Cross, Serving Erie & Niagara Counties have closed the following shelter for area residents displaced by flooding. The shelter will reopen if further evacuations are necessary:
Volunteers will keep shelters open as long as it is deemed necessary.
All Red Cross is assistance is free, and we rely on the generosity of the American public to provide these vital services to the community. Anyone wishing to help people affected by fires, flooding or other disasters is asked to consider donating to the Disaster Relief Fund by calling 1-800-REDCROSS, visiting www.redcross.org, or texting the word REDCROSS to 90999 to charge a $10 donation to their cell phone bill.
For more information, please contact Chief Communications Officer Jay Bonafede at (716) 435-7468.