Fast Facts: The American Red Cross Response 6.16.08

(Effective June 16, 2008; 8:00 am EST)

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

  • 90 Shelters opened*
  • 8,054 Shelter overnight stays
  • 107,316 Meals served*
  • 177,957 Snacks served*
  • 96 Emergency Response Vehicles deployed
  • 8,644 Clean up kits distributed*
  • 5,446  Comfort kits distributed*
  • 5,770 Mental health contacts deployed
  • 3,184 Health services contacts deployed
  • 2,586 Red Cross workers deployed

Term Definitions

* indicates a correction to yesterday’s numbers

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