“Although the rain is expected to end tonight, meteorologists anticipate river flooding to continue for at least several days,” said Sarah Basel, Regional Director of Communications. “The Red Cross has nearly 200 workers on the ground in South Carolina, and we anticipate more to arrive within the next few days.”
Tennesseans currently deployed:
North East Tennessee Chapter:
Tennessee River (Clarksville Area):
HOW YOU CAN HELP
The historic flooding has impacted thousands of residents all over the coastal Southeast and the Red Cross is there helping. In addition, the Red Cross continues recovery operations from the California wildfires where over 3,082 clients have been served.
Help people affected by disasters like floods, tornadoes and countless other crises by making a gift to Red Cross Disaster Relief. Your gift enables the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from disasters big and small. To donate, people can visit www.redcross.org, call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or text REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.