Apple Donates $1M to Hurricane Florence Relief

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Disaster volunteers from MS are pitching in to help relief efforts after the storm.

Two local American Red Cross volunteers are heading to the east coast to help in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.

Dave Nelson, of Eau Claire, Wisconsin is already in Florence, South Carolina, working in an emergency operations center, as a liaison between FEMA and local government agencies.

For Kroger shoppers, the coin boxes at all 107 Kroger stores in the region will be directed to the Red Cross to support Florence relief efforts.

You can donate for Hurricane Florence relief at the Red Cross website or over telephone at 1-800-HELP NOW (1-800-435-7669).

New evacuations ordered because of Florence flooding, dam breaches in NC
More than 1,100 roads were still closed across North Carolina, Cooper said, including several portions of interstates 40 and 95. Officials have ordered evacuations along the Lynches River in eastern SC because of flooding from Hurricane Florence .


As of Saturday, more than 17,100 people were in more than 240 community shelters, including at least 10,400 people in 153 shelters in North Carolina and 6,200 people in 73 shelters in SC, according to the Red Cross, which said an additional 480 people stayed in 22 shelters in Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee, Maryland and Kentucky.

PLEASE GIVE BLOOD The Red Cross has pre-positioned additional blood products and stocked many of our hospitals to capacity in areas of the Southeast likely to be impacted by the storm over the upcoming days. She is in Durham, North Carolina.

Donations enable the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from this disaster.

To Donate $10 via text message.Text "FLORENCE" to 90999. The Red Cross recommends blood donations and monetary donations.

Appointments to donate blood can be made by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 800-RED CROSS (800-733-2767).

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Right now donations are a great start in helping Florence victims and the volunteers aiding those in need.

ADGP $500,000 members are: 21st Century Fox; Altria Group; AmazonSmile; American Express; Aon; Capital One; CBS Corporation; Cisco Foundation; Citi Foundation; Darden Restaurants, Inc. It is the United States's largest supermarket chain by revenue, the second-largest general retailer and the 18th largest company in the United States.

Boots on the ground include David Anderson from the American Red Cross of Northeast Florida.

More than 30 Red Cross workers are in West Virginia with eight emergency response vehicles ready at a moment's notice and 25 shelter trailers located throughout the state.

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