Progression with Sandy

Red Crosser’s report progress across the boards in the most recent Sandy stats.

More than 700 volunteers are still hard at work helping those affected by the super storm.

So far relief and comfort have been provided to tens of thousands of survivors.

  • Nearly 13 million meals and snacks have been served
  • About 7 million relief items like cold weather gear and cleanup supplies have been provided to the public
  • Over 112,000 health services and emotional support contacts have been made accessible for those living in difficult conditions
  • Just under half of the 163,000 shelter stays made necessary as a result of Sandy were coordinated by the Red Cross

As recovery progresses so will the needs of its survivors. It is important to continue to do whatever we can to help- whether it be volunteering or donating.


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