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The American Red Cross opened a telephone hotline on Sunday to receive donations from citizens. The number is 1-800-435-7669. Other information on Red Cross emergency programs is available at the

Red Cross Web site. And Red Cross shelter information is available by calling 1-800-469-4828.



Other relief organizations soliciting donations included:


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  • United Methodist Committee on Relief

  • Salvation Army


  • Catholic Charities

  • National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster

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