Fort Gibson, Oklahoma (June 12, 2019) – The Salvation Army of Arkansas-Oklahoma is participating in Multi-Agency Resource Centers (MARCs) in northeast Oklahoma where thousands of homes have been impacted by historic flooding. A MARC is a central location for local and state agencies, as well as human service organizations, to answer questions and provide information and disaster-related assistance.
The Salvation Army is just one of the agencies participating in the MARCs established by the Oklahoma Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (OKVOAD). Anyone affected by the recent storms is encouraged to come and check on available resources.
Currently, the following dates and times for MARCs have been announced:
June 12 & 13
10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Fort Gibson High School cafeteria
500 S Ross St.
Fort Gibson, OK
June 14 & 15
10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
First Baptist Church of Warner
810 2nd Ave.
June 14, 15 & 16
10 a.m. – 7p.m.
Charles Page/Sand Springs High School, Ed Dubie Field House
500 N Adams Road
Financial donations continued to be the most urgent need. You can help by
- Donating Online: www.helpsalvationarmy.org
- Donating by Mail: The Salvation Army PO BOX 1959, Atlanta, GA 30301. Please designate ‘May 2019 OK/AR Storms’ on all checks.
- Donating by Phone: 1-800-SAL-ARMY (1-800-725-2769)
- Donating by Text: Text STORM to 51555 to receive a donation link for easy mobile giving
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About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need without discrimination for more than 135 years in the U.S. More than 25 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through a range of social services: food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless, and opportunities for underprivileged children. The Salvation Army tracks the level of need across the country with the Human Needs Index (HumanNeedsIndex.org). The Salvation Army has served survivors of every major national disaster since 1900. The Salvation Army does not place an administrative fee on disaster donations. During emergency disasters, 100 percent of designated gifts are used to support specific relief efforts. For more information, go to www.SalvationArmyUSA.org or follow on Twitter @SalvationArmyUS.