Fast Facts: The American Red Cross Response 6.18.08

(Effective June 18, 2008; 8:00 am EST)

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

  • 97 Shelters opened
  • 9,144 Shelter overnight stays
  • 134,973* Meals served
  • 230,710 Snacks served
  • 121 Emergency Response Vehicles deployed
  • 12,760* Clean up kits distributed
  • 8,907* Comfort kits distributed
  • 7,005 Mental health contacts deployed
  • 4,710 Health services contacts deployed
  • 3,256 Red Cross workers deployed

Term Definitions

* indicates a correction to yesterday’s numbers


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