Individual house fires are the number 1 disaster that the American Red Cross responds to. The Tulsa Area Chapter – which covers all of Eastern Oklahoma – responds to an average of 2 house fires per day. Your local Red Cross – which serves Craig, Delaware & Ottawa counties – also responds to individual house fires.

The American Red Cross has responded to 8 house fires in Craig, Delaware & Ottawa counties since October 1. Over 25 people have been helped and almost $11,000 in financial assistance has been given….

Disasters occur during all times of year, and without regard to economic trends. This year, when your thoughts turn to “giving”, remember that the Red Cross is there to help when disaster strikes…your financial gift helps us continue to help those in need.

To make a donation, make checks payable to American Red Cross, P.O. Box 524, Vinita, OK 74301 or call 918.256.6143