Second Red Cross shelter open for residents affected by Kilauea lava threatPosted on May 3, 2018 in Information and News Releases, News Stories
HILO, HI: May 3, 2018 – The American Red Cross has opened a second shelter for residents evacuated from their homes due to the Kilauea lava threat at the Keaau Community Center (16-186 Pili Mua St, Keaau, HI 96749)
The shelter at the Pahoa Community Center remains open as well.
Evacuees are reminded to bring their emergency supply kits, including medicines, food, and items to provide personal comfort.
The Red Cross is a non-profit humanitarian organization which provides assistance to meet the immediate emergency needs of those affected by disasters. All Red Cross assistance to disaster victims is free. The Red Cross is not a government agency; it depends on public contributions to help others. Your gift supports the lifesaving mission of the American Red Cross in your community, across the country and around the world.
To send a contribution, mail your check to: American Red Cross of Hawaii, 55 Ululani St. Hilo, HI 96720
Make a secure online donation at redcross.org/hawaii or call: (808) 739-8109