The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

May 23, 2011

How to help tornado victims


From staff reports

JOPLIN, Mo. — Anyone needing disaster information, shelter information or referrals are urged to call 211. The 211 service number is available for most areas in Missouri. In areas in which it is not, call 1-800-427-4626.



Other contact information is as follows — this list will be updated as the Globe receives additional information:



Volunteer Ozarks Red Cross

http://www.redcross-ozarks.org/volunteer/



Safe and Well from the Red Cross

https://safeandwell.communityos.org/cms/index.php



Missouri state government assistance, shelter information

http://1.usa.gov/lk992f



Joplin, Mo., Tornado Recovery Facebook page

http://www.facebook.com/joplinmo



City of Joplin on Facebook

http://www.facebook.com/CityofJoplin

Joplin Tornado Relief Drop-off



The attached link is a spreadsheet showing locations to drop-off

donations throughout the Four States.



https://spreadsheets.google.com/lv?hl=en_US&key=t7FpXE61_2vBAn9fQ_QkQKA&toomany=true#gid=0