WAMC News
12:39 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Help Colorado

The Albany area chapter of The American Red Cross is helping support rescue operations in flood-ravaged Colorado.
Credit WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

Government officials estimate as many as 18,000 homes are affected by the Colorado flooding. Access to some communities remains difficult due to flood waters and damaged roads. As these areas begin to re-open, the Red Cross plans to be there to assess the damage, distribute relief supplies and support a recovery effort that will take months.

Local Red Cross officials are getting the word out that YOU can help by donating:

visit www.redcross.org,

call 1-800-REDCROSS

or

text the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.