Winter weather brings more than just snow storms and blizzards- the threat of freezing rain, flooding, and extreme low temperatures also affect communities around the country. And when temperatures drop, instances of home fires spike.
We are helping families across the country affected by unprecedented winter storms and flooding. And our work isn’t close to being done.
These relentless winter storms and floods started in early December and have destroyed hundreds of homes and left thousands more inaccessible. These disasters are highly unusual for this time of the year, which is typically dominated by home fires. (statistics as of January 8, 2016)