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Red Cross Helps Family in Woodbury After Fire on Sycamore Ave

The American Red Cross is helping three people after two separate fires yesterday in Woodbury and Bethlehem.

The Red Cross is helping:

  • One family – one adult –after a fire today on Sycamore Avenue, Woodbury
  • One family – two adults after a fire yesterday on Magnolia Hill, Bethlehem
In each instance, the Red Cross provided assistance to meet the families’ immediate needs. Responders included: Art Hopkins, Joe Cozza, Claudia Berry, Cathy and Jim Tsacoyeanes.

The Red Cross also provided a recovery envelope containing information helpful to families recovering from a fire, including tips on cleanup; notification of important contacts; dealing with damaged items and more. The Red Cross is also providing comfort kits containing personal care items such as toothbrushes, deodorant; shaving supplies and other items a resident might need when suddenly displaced from their home by a fire.

Red Cross caseworkers will connect with those affected in the coming days to work on a longer-term recovery plan. The Red Cross is able to provide assistance through the generosity of our donors and the commitment of our volunteers.

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