SC Red Cross workers deploy to Texas in response to severe winter storms


CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Disaster-workers from the Palmetto SC Region of the American Red Cross are deploying to Texas to support efforts towards recovering after winter storms have left hundreds of thousands without power.

Two volunteers will be deployed in-person and fly-out on Monday morning. They will support delivering emergency supplies to impacted communities.

The third volunteer will work virtually to support the Red Cross efforts by supporting the logistics team and working to coordinate transportation of supplies, staffing, equipment delivery, and more.

Officials with the Palmetto SC Region of the Red Cross said they will be ready to send additional disaster-workers, as requested.

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