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Grassfires: How to help, how to get help

From staff reports Modified: April 10, 2009 at 3:05 pm •  Published: April 10, 2009
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Are you aware of other agencies that need to be added to this list? If so, please contact The Oklahoman's Carrie Coppernoll at ccoppernoll@opubco.com.

How to Help

Red Cross

Requested items: cash.

Phone: 228-9500.

Online: okc.redcross.org/

Rose State College

Requested items: clothing, toiletries, baby items, bottle water, non-perishable food and cash.

Drop off: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays at the Rose State College Student Center in Midwest City.

Contact: 733-7376.

U-Haul

Requested items: boxes for victims who've been displaced and need to move.

Drop off: any U-Haul location in the metro area and other affected cities.

Midwest City Chamber of Commerce

Requested items: gift cards and cash.

Drop-off or mail: 5905 Trosper Road, Midwest City, OK 73110.

Contact: 733-3801.

Salvation Army

Requested items: cash.

Drop off, mail or online: 311 SW 5, Oklahoma City, OK 73101, or www.salvationarmyokcac.org

Contact: 246-1100.

Seventh Day Adventist Church

Requested items: clothing and food.

Drop off: 14950 NE 3 in Choctaw.

Contact: 390-8444.

If You Need Help

Meals and counseling

The American Red Cross is providing free meals and counseling for fire victims in the Midwest City area.

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