Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

Letters to the Editor

May 3, 2011

Help the Red Cross help others

JACKSONVILLE — As of last week, half of the United States, from North Dakota to the East Coast, was reeling from the affects of devastating severe weather.

Hundreds have died; thousands are homeless.

The American Red Cross is there providing food, shelter, emotional support and comfort to those in need. The Red Cross needs your help to help those in need.

To help go to www.redcross.org to make a secure online donation or text redcross to 90999 or call 1-800-Red-Cross.

Donations can also be mailed to P.O. Box 8588 Tyler, TX.

Thank you for your support of the ARC,

Marlene Jowell,

ARC Board Member

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