Greenwood Strong In Hurricane Relief Effort
This video takes a look at what individuals and businesses in Greenwood, SC are doing to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas. We wish to thank James Long, Lakelands Overhead Door and Insulation, Allen Rains, Professional Automotive Services, Bill Rude, Jr, New York Life Representative, Jason McClendon, McClendon Realty, Ty Hull, Rush Heating and Cooling, and Travis Poore, Greenwood All Star Chem Dry for their contributions to this video. A big thank you to all the others who’ve contributed to the relief effort as well.
Additional donations were made by the following (in no particular order):
ProTowels in Abbeville donated a large box truck of items
Buck Stove and Pool volunteered
Sports Break conducted a Fund Raiser.
Debbie Flynn with Flynn’s on Maxwell,
Cecelia Hurt Cook with Cecelia Cook & Associates (Nationwide Insurance),
Chris Kirkland with AgSouth Farm Credit
McAlister’s Landscaping, LLC. Will also be taking a 18 wheeler of supplies to Houston on Sunday, September 3rd.
Greenwood Rehabilitation Hospital
Stockman Oil donated fuel and gas
Emerald High School Baseball Players
Crow Family farms was able to gather items from our small community in Donalds, Sc.
Many individuals dropped off donations at NHC Healthcare.
Most if not all of the local churches are collecting money to aid in the relief effort
Greenwood Premiere Cinema
Bilo Grocery Stores
Financial Donation Information
Carrie Sadler: I work for Main Street Ministries Houston, a local non-profit organization with a focus on homeless prevention. www.msmhouston.org
MSM provides the type assistance under-resources Harvey Victims will need in the weeks and months to come as they work to rebuild their lives: ID assistance, Financial Assistance for Rent/Utilities, Employment Support, and Support Groups.
Please consider supporting victims by volunteering or making a financial gift. We’re in it for the long haul. MSM is already well know in the community for providing assistance, development opportunities, and a supportive community. Please check out our website to learn more!”
The Greenwood, SC Knights of Columbus are collecting donations as well.
Many people in the Gulf Coast of Texas are reeling from the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey this weekend. Thousands have evacuated their homes, many of which have been damaged or destroyed.
The recovery process is going to be a long and painful one, and your support is urgently needed. Click here for a flyer that may be shared online or printed and distributed around your community. DONATE HERE
or Donate through the American Red Cross: DONATE HERE
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