Greater Chattanooga EDS Team Assesses Storm Damage

March 02, 2012
Kimberly George | kimberly_george@uss.salvationarmy.org | (423) 503-1801

Chattanooga, TN (March 2, 2012) – The Salvation Army is on the scene in Bradley County and the Highway 58 area assessing what resources are most needed after the early afternoon storm.  The Salvation Army Disaster Response Team is preparing for the second storm wave that is predicted to hit the area this evening.  Due to the severe weather affecting our area, we are asking for all Disaster Volunteers to be on standby for the next 72 hours. Please text 423-505-1052 if you are able to assist with any relief efforts.

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The Salvation Army, established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need without discrimination for more than 135 years in the U.S. More than 25 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through a range of social services: food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless, and opportunities for underprivileged children. The Salvation Army tracks the level of need across the country with the Human Needs Index (HumanNeedsIndex.org). The Salvation Army has served survivors of every major national disaster since 1900. The Salvation Army does not place an administrative fee on disaster donations. During emergency disasters, 100 percent of designated gifts are used to support specific relief efforts. For more information, go to www.SalvationArmyUSA.org or follow on Twitter @SalvationArmyUS.

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