Members of the Rutland Disaster Action Team of the Vermont & the New Hampshire Upper Valley American Red Cross are on the scene of a house fire at 6 Rossiter Street in Brandon, VT where a family of 6 has been displaced. The Red Cross will be providing financial assistance to help with food, clothing and other items lost in the blaze. The impacted family will be staying with relatives tonight.
All emergency assistance provided by the Red Cross is provided without charge. To fund this assistance, and to support the training and tools required to respond, the Vermont & the New Hampshire Upper Valley American Red Cross relies upon donations made by members of the community.
To help people affected by fires as well as devastating natural disasters, a donation can be made to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief. Your gift enables the Red Cross to prepare for and provide shelter, food, emotional support and other assistance in response to disasters. Visit www.redcross.org, call 802-660-9130, ext. 111, text REDCROSS to 90999, or mail your contribution to American Red Cross, 29 Mansfield Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401.