The American Red Cross is on the ground with relief efforts as Hurricane Matthew devastates the southeast coast. Currently, 21 Hoosiers volunteers with Indiana Red Cross have been dispatched to Florida and South Carolina, additional volunteers are being recruited to support relief efforts. You can make a financial donation or schedule an appointment to donate blood through the links available in this article at WREBfm.com. Those interested in volunteering hands-on with Hurricane Matthew relief efforts can contact the Volunteer Intake Center at the Red Cross Regional Headquarters in Indianapolis to start immediate training prior to deployment to hurricane devastated areas. Contact information, training hours, and other important Red Cross links are available with this article at WREBfm.com. If you do not reside close to Indianapolis, a member of the deployment team can refer you to your closest volunteer training site by calling the Intake Center.
Volunteer Intake Center
Red Cross Regional Headquarters
1510 N. Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202