Free Flood Relief Help & Cleanup Supplies Available Aug. 18 in Kirkwood

In partnership with Broome County Office of Emergency Services, volunteers from the American Red Cross will distribute free clean-up kits and other flood relief supplies between 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday, August 18, at the Five Mile Point Fire Company, located at 16 Crescent Drive in Kirkwood. Disaster health and mental health services, food, and recovery information will also be available. Volunteers will be at the site from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sunday, August 19 and Monday, August 20 with recovery information, food, and additional support for families affected by this weeks’ floods.

Saturday August 18th 10:00am-3:00pm

Distribution of Clean-up Kits and Relief Supplies, Feeding, Recovery Info, Disaster Mental Health, Disaster Health Services, Spiritual Care

Sunday August 19th 10:00am-3:00pm

Feeding, Recovery Info, Disaster Health Services

Monday August 20th 10:00am-3:00pm

Feeding, Recovery Info, Disaster Mental Health, Disaster Health Services


You can help people affected by disasters like floods and countless other crises by making a donation to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief. Your gift enables the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from disasters big and small. Visit, call 1-800-REDCROSS or text the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.


About the American Red Cross: The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.

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