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Salvation Army Prepares For Hurricane Florence

Posted at 9:35 PM, Sep 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-11 21:35:39-04

(LEX 18)– The Salvation Army is deploying mobile feeding units, staff, and volunteers to assist in areas where Hurricane Florence is expected to make landfall.

They have feeding units in North Carolina and South Carolina on stand-by, as well as 10 in Virginia on stand-by.  Feeding units from Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Florida, Georgia are deploying to North Carolina. Feeding units from the Kentucky/Tennessee division are deploying to Roanoke, Virginia due to projected flooding in that area.

You can donate to the Salvation Army at

You can also donate by phone to 1-800-SAL-ARMY or by mailing a check to: The Salvation Army PO BOX 1959 Atlanta, Georgia 303301. Please designate ‘2018 Hurricane Season’ on all checks.