Lubbock Red Cross to Open Hurricane Shelter, Volunteers Needed - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

8/28/08

Lubbock Red Cross to Open Hurricane Shelter, Volunteers Needed

The American Red Cross South Plains Regional Chapter in cooperation with the City of Lubbock, Lubbock County and Salvation Army is preparing to open evacuation shelters in response to Hurricane Gustav.  The Chapter is recruiting additional volunteers to help shelter our neighbors from along the Texas coast. 

Two classes have been scheduled for this weekend to train new volunteers in shelter operations.  The classes will be held at the Chapter's offices at 2201 19th Street in Lubbock.  Call the Chapter at (806) 765-8534 to volunteer and attend training.  All training is provided free of charge.

Shelter Operations Classes

  • Saturday, August 30th, 2008
    2:00pm-5:00pm 
  • Sunday, August 31st, 2008            
    2:00pm-5:00pm

The South Plains Regional Chapter is committed to serving the following counties: Bailey, Cochran, Crosby, Dickens, Floyd, Garza, Hale, Hockley, Kent, Lamb, Lubbock, Lynn, Motley, Terry, and Yoakum Counties.

Please help the American Red Cross serve their mission by making a donation to the South Plains Regional Chapter by calling (806) 765-8534 or mailing to 2201 19th Street, Lubbock, Texas 79401. 

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