The Salvation Army Responds To Severe Storms in Polk County, Wisconsin

Jul 29, 2019

Media Contact:
Duana Bremer, The Salvation Army of Polk County
Duana.Bremer@usc.salvationarmy.org
715-338-9413


The Salvation Army Responds To Severe Storms in Polk County, Wisconsin
Employees, volunteers serving 300 meals each day

POLK COUNTY- The Salvation Army continues to assist residents in Polk County, Wisconsin following severe storms that caused significant damage to homes and utility services across the county.

Salvation Army employees and volunteers have been delivering snacks, meals and refreshments since Friday, July 26.

"We have provided 300 meals each day to residents and workers clearing all the debris, as well as the National Guard who is helping with the clean up efforts," said Duana Bremer with The Salvation Army of Polk County.

Food service will be provided as long as needed. To contribute monetary donations, please text StormWI to 41444.

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About The Salvation Army:
The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination since 1865. Nearly 33 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing 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 (Human NeedsIndex.org).


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