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Salvation Army of Tulsa Responds to Tornadoes

Tulsa, OK  (March 25, 2015)  – Even as storms continue to hammer the area, The Salvation Army Tulsa Area Command is responding to damage reported in the Sand Springs area with a mobile feeding unit (canteen).

Multiple locations in the Tulsa metro area have sustained damage due to high winds, tornadoes, and hail which began a little after 5 PM Central Time this afternoon.  The Sand Springs area appears to have received the most damage.

The Salvation Army will be prepared to provide care and compassion to those affected by storms as well as provide food and hydration.   Please pray for all of those affected by the storms.

Monetary donations are the most critical need as supplies and personnel are mobilized.

• Donors are encouraged to give online at www.SalvationArmyUSA.org or by calling 1-800-SAL-ARMY FREE (1-800-725-2769 FREE).

• You can also text the word “TULSA” to 85944 to make a $10 donation through your mobile phone. Be sure to confirm your gift by responding with the word “Yes.”

• Donations in the form of checks designated to Sand Springs Tornado Relief may also be mailed to:

The Salvation Army
924 South Hudson
Tulsa, OK 74112

  • Non-perishable snacks and food items and bottled water may be donated by bringing these items to the Tulsa Area Command, 924 South Hudson, Tulsa, during regular business hours, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., beginning Thursday, March 26.

Updates will be provided as more information becomes available.  Please follow us at www.twitter.com/SalArmyTulsa and https://www.facebook.com/salarmytulsa for additional information.

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Comprised of nine local facilities, The Salvation Army Tulsa Area Command includes the Center of Hope shelter and social services center and six local Boys & Girls Clubs, including Broken Arrow. Our mission is to meet human needs of those who need it the most without discrimination. Help us support those in need with a text message, text TULSA to 85944 to make a $10 gift that will be used in the area with the most need.