RED CROSS REQUESTS CASH DONATIONS TO ASSIST FLOOD VICTIMS

RED CROSS REQUESTS CASH DONATIONS TO ASSIST FLOOD VICTIMS

The Doña Ana County Chapter of the American Red Cross is reporting significant stockpiles of donated clothing and supplies to assist flood victims in and near Hatch.

The need now, they say, is for cash donations that can be used to meet specific unmet needs within the affected communities. Two numbers have been set up to process cash or credit-card donations. A third number has been established for people seeking assistance.

To donate in English, call 1-800-733-2767

To donate in Spanish, call 1-800-257-7575

To request assistance, call 1-866-GET-INFO or 1-866-438-4637

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Reporters seeking more information or interviews may call county Public Information Director Jess Williams at (505) 647-7914.