Superstorm Sandy One Month: Local Red Cross Volunteers Still Helping Cleanup

UNDATED (WIFR) -- Its been more than one month since Superstorm Sandy hit the east coast and the American Red Cross has raised nearly $170 million.

The organization plans to spend $110 million on the emergency relief efforts through the end of the year. Right now, around 3,000 Red Cross workers are still helping, 12 are from Rockford and Freeport. Over the last month the Red Cross has provide more than seven million meals and five million relief items, including winter coats, blankets and cleaning supplies to those in need after Superstorm Sandy.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
23 WIFR 2523 North Meridian Road Rockford, IL. 61101 Business: 815-987-5300 Fax: 815-965-0981 News: 815-987-5330 Fax: 815-987-5333
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 181943461