Fast Facts: The American Red Cross Response 6.19.08

(Effective June 19, 2008; 8:00 am EST)

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

  • 104* Shelters opened
  • 9,644 Shelter overnight stays
  • 150,513* Meals served
  • 250,253* Snacks served
  • 126* Emergency Response Vehicles deployed
  • 15,010* Clean up kits distributed
  • 8,984* Comfort kits distributed
  • 7,551* Mental health contacts
  • 5,408* Health services contacts
  • 3,498 Red Cross workers deployed

Term Definitions

* indicates a correction to yesterday’s numbers


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