Pittsford Resident Heads to Oklahoma for Deployment

Pittsford resident heads to Oklahoma for deployment
Red Cross volunteer prepraed to assist with aftermath of tornadoes

The Greater Rochester Chapter of the American Red Cross is deploying a third local volunteer to Oklahoma City to assist with the aftermath of several deadly tornadoes.

Martha Laros, of Pittsford, will depart tomorrow to serve as a computer operations service associate. She will be available for interviews today from 11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Greater Rochester International Airport. Please contact Erin D. Caldwell at 585-370-1834 to arrange for an interview.

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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 join our blog at blog.redcross.org.