Marianna, FL — Red Cross Disaster Action Team members from the Central Panhandle Chapter responded this morning to assist victims of a house fire at 2932 New Hope Road in Marianna. The home occupied by seven people ages one to sixty-one, was destroyed. No injuries were reported. The Red Cross is assisting the victims with financial assistance for temporary lodging, clothes and food.
Those wishing to help local disaster victims can do so by going to www.redcross.org, or by making a donation to the local Red Cross Chapter located at 430 E. 15th Street, Panama City.
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies more than 40 percent of the nation’s blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org or join our blog at blog.redcross.org.