Fast Facts: The American Red Cross Response 6.15.08

(Effective June 15, 2008; 8:00 am EST)

Consolidated relief information for Iowa, Indiana, Wisconsin, Kansas, California (Three Rivers Wildfire), Illinois, Nebraska and West Virginia:

  • 74 Shelters opened*
  • 7,447 Shelter overnight stays*
  • 98,878 Meals served*
  • 169,375 Snacks served*
  • 77 Emergency Response vehicles deployed
  • 4,796 Clean up kits distributed
  • 2,086 Comfort kits distributed
  • 5,136 Mental health contacts deployed
  • 2,773 Health services contacts deployed*
  • 2,088 Red Cross workers deployed

Term Definitions

* indicates a correction to yesterday’s numbers


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