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Salvation Army Continues to Assist with Flood Relief

Salvation Army disaster relief workers in Norfolk have help on the way. Salvation Army personnel from Lincoln are now being deployed to Norfolk, NE for flood duty under the direction of Lincoln Corps Officer Captain Jamie Pennington.



The Salvation Army¹s Watertown Corps is providing assistance in Lake Poinsett with feeding and hydration. Salvation Army personnel are also responding in Douglas County, NE. The operation is located at King Lake near Waterloo. The Army will assist in providing emotional care, food and hydration to emergency workers and flood victims.

For details on the flood relief operation, contact Salvation Army Divisional Director of Disaster Services John Kuzma at 402-898-5942.

The Omaha Salvation Army is sending 200 clean up kits to Norfolk, NE on Thursday morning, June 17 between 8:30-9:00 am. Two Men & A Truck will transport the clean up kits from Gene Eppley Camp, 915 Allied Road, Bellevue, NE to Norfolk. Donations of cleaning supplies or money to purchase them are needed.

The Salvation Army encourages the public to donate the following items: buckets, cleaning brushes, safety glasses, work gloves, mops and disinfectant cleaner. New cleaning supplies can be delivered 24 hours a day 7 days a week to The Salvation Army Lied Renaissance Center, 3612 Cuming Street.

Donations may also be dropped off at KMTV, 10714 Mockingbird Dr.   Monetary donations earmarked ³flood relief² can be sent to The Salvation Army, 3612 Cuming Street, Omaha NE 68131 or made on line at www.GiveSalvationArmy.org.
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