Red Cross distributing clean up kits on Sunday, April 28, 2013

The American Red Cross exists to provide compassionate care to those in need.
Distribution sites in Henry, Knox, Ogle, Rock Island, Scott, and Winnebago Counties

The Red Cross is providing relief and support across the Midwest. More than 500 Red Cross staff and volunteers across the Midwest have served more than 50,000 meals and snacks and handed out nearly 13,000 relief items to date. In the Midwest River Region, the Red Cross has opened three shelters, with one in Davenport, Iowa remaining open. Volunteers have been conducting damage assessment and meeting with individuals who have been impacted by flooding. The Red Cross has also distributed over 650 relief supplies The Red Cross will be providing help for weeks to come as flood waters recede and families begin to return to their homes.

The American Red Cross will be distributing clean up supplies to residents of Henry, Knox, Ogle, Rock Island, Scott, and Winnebago Counties. Please see the locations listed below:

What: Distribution of clean up supplies

Who: Individuals impacted by local flooding

When: Sunday, April 28, 2013, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Where:

Henry County

  • Colona Fire Station, 401 1st Street, Colona, Illinois
  • Atkinson Fire Station, 101 East Henry Street, Atkinson, Illinois
  • Scott County

  • Davenport Fire Station #3, 3506 North Harrison Street, Davenport, Iowa
  • Rock Island County

  • American Red Cross of the Quad Cities Area, 1100 River Drive, Moline, Illinois
  • Knox County

  • Onieda Fire Station, 254 N. Sage Street, Onieda, Illinois
  • Williamsfield Fire Station, 200 E Gale Street, Williamsfield, IL
  • Maquon Fire Station, 401 Main Street, Maquon, Illinois
  • Abingdon Fire Station, 117 E. Meek Street, Abingdon, Illinois
  • The Red Cross will also be providing meals and clean up supplies from the Emergency Response Vehicle on Sunday in Winnebago and Ogle Counties.

    HOW YOU CAN HELP

    To support our disaster efforts, please make a donation to Red Cross Disaster Relief at redcross.org or by calling 1-800-RED CROSS. People can also text REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.