Severe weather ripped through central Illinois today, leaving devastation in its wake. The American Red Cross is mobilizing operations out of the Peoria chapter to respond. A team of volunteers is currently preparing the chapter's Emergency Response Vehicle with water and food, and they will head to Washington to provide assistance to those affected.
The Red Cross has opened 3 more shelters to assist after tornadoes tore through central Illinois. All locations include:
For more information, please call the Central Illinois Chapter at 309-677-7272.