WORTHINGTON, MN, APRIL 16, 2014 — American Red Cross volunteers responded to a house fire in Worthington on Tuesday night. The fire left a family of four temporarily displaced from their home. The Red Cross was on hand to make sure that the family’s immediate emergency needs were met.
Every 8 minutes, Red Cross volunteers respond to a disaster like a house fire somewhere in the U.S. Volunteers and staff provide necessities like shelter, food, clothing, and emotional support to the victims of the disaster.
You can help people affected by disasters like fires or other crises by making a gift to American Red Cross Disaster Relief. Your gift enables the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from disasters big and small. You can donate by visiting www.redcross.org, calling 1-800-RED CROSS or texting the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation