WAILUKU, HI: 07/11/2019– Hawaii Red Cross volunteers have opened two shelters inresponse to a large brush fire in Kihei. The shelters are located at Kamalii Elementary School, 180 Alanui Ke'ali'i, Kihei, HI 96753, and at the War Memorial Complex, 700 Halia Nakoa St, Wailuku, HI 96793.
The Red Cross encourages all families to make a disaster plan to include an evacuation plan with two different routes of escape, a communications plan to help families reconnect after disaster and a disaster supplies kit that is readily available to aid in a quick evacuation. Information on developing a family plan is available to the public at redcross.org/hawaii, or a brochure can be requested by calling 734-2101.
The Red Cross is a non-profit humanitarian organization which provides assistance to meet the immediate emergency needs of those affected by disasters. All Red Cross assistance to disaster victims is free. The Red Cross is not a government agency; it depends on public contributions to help others. Your gift supports the lifesaving mission of the American Red Cross in your community, across the country and around the world. To send a contribution, mail your check to:
American Red Cross of Hawaii
4155 Diamond Head Road
Honolulu, HI 96816