Many people, like myself, are without power & water after yesterday's tornado ripped through our town. We are the lucky ones. Many people are without homes right now, missing family members and pets.

How you can help: 1.800.621.FEMA- give this to anyone you know that needs assistance, also online at

The Oklahoma Red Cross is asking people to donate by texting Red Cross to 90999 to make a $10 donation.

Stay away from the affected areas, unless you live there. The traffic is already terrible, even if you're trying to help, it'll just make things worse.

Salvation Army Akansas-Oklahoma Donations can be made to: • The Salvation Army Disaster Relief, P.O. Box 12600, Oklahoma City, OK 73157. Designate Oklahoma Tornado Relief on all checks.

• Donate by phone: (800) 725-2769 • Donate online:

Feed the Children Accepted items-diapers, canned goods, nonperishable food & snack items, water & sports drinks. Cash donations to help can be made at 800-627-4556 or

To make a tax deductible donation to the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma, go to or call 604-7111 or text FOOD to 32333 to give $10 to relief efforts. or 942-3800. All money go toward disaster relief and helping victims. For photos, information and updates, visit the Oklahoma Baptists' blog at

Anyone 16 years or older & in good health can usually donate blood. Those with O-negative & Rh-negative blood types are most needed. Locations of donor centers can be found at

United Way-To donate, go to or by mail to United Way of Central Oklahoma, P.O. Box 837, Oklahoma City, OK 73101 with notation for May Tornado Relief.

Do anything you can to help, even if it's not a monetary donation, give water, food, blood, time, loving messages, diapers, and wipes. Pray to your god/entity for recovery and safety.

Thank you for listening and for any help. :) We will recover, it just takes time.

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