Fast Facts: The American Red Cross Response

Fast Facts

(Effective June 13, 2008; 8:00 am EST)

Consolidated relief information for Iowa, Indiana, Nebraska, Wisconsin, and West Virginia:

  • 46 Shelters opened
  • 5,303 Shelter overnight stays
  • 75,032 Meals served*
  • 129,296 Snacks served*
  • 65 Emergency Response Vehicles deployed
  • 1,925 Clean up kits distributed*
  • 971 Comfort kits distributed*
  • 4,383 Mental health contacts deployed
  • 1,926 Health services contacts deployed
  • 1444 Red Cross workers deployed

Term Definitions

* indicates a correction to yesterday’s numbers


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