Friday, May 20, 2022

There are still places to drop off Hurricane Florence relief supplies. Here’s a list

VIRGINIA BEACH — Although Hurricane Florence avoided hitting Hampton Roads, parts of North Carolina experienced catastrophic flooding in the wake of the storm.

There are still sites in the Southside where you can drop off emergency supplies for people affected by the storm:

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Donation centers are asking for these high-priority items: water, pop-top canned food, flashlights, lanterns, batteries, anti-fungal spray, first-aid supplies, gloves, goggles, toiletries, baby supplies, clothing, pet supplies, sleeping bags, electrical tape, generators, candles, lighters, solar lights, hand sanitizer and camping gear.

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