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Oklahoma tornadoes: How to help

Oklahoma tornadoes: How to help
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: May 19, 2013 at 11:08 pm •  Published: May 20, 2013



• Oklahoma residents can call 211 for nonemergency disaster or health and human service information. Services are available 24 hours a day.

• The American Red Cross was in the process of setting up shelters in Carney, Little Axe and Shawnee on Sunday night. Donations can be made by going to or by texting REDCROSS to 90999.

• Disaster relief volunteers from Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma are sending relief teams and feeding units to affected areas. To make a tax-deductible donation, go to or call 942-3800.

• The Salvation Army of Arkansas and Oklahoma is on scene in Cleveland, Lincoln and Pottawatomie counties providing food to first responders. Checks may be mailed to the Salvation Army Central Oklahoma Area Command, P.O. Box 2095, Oklahoma City, OK 73101, or by texting GIVE to 80888 for a $10 donation. Text and message rates may apply.

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