Brunswick, GA – The Salvation Army in Brunswick received additional personnel as well as mobile feeding units on Sunday to support Glynn County. The personnel include an Incident Command Team to support service delivery. The Incident Command team includes several different functions including liaison, logistics, safety, finance, administration and more.
Mobile feeding units arrived from Americus, Bainbridge, Elberton and Lawrenceville, Georgia. Additionally, a unit from Valdosta arrived to help in St. Mary’s to help those affected by Hurricane Matthew.
On Sunday, 1,347 meals, over 1,500 drinks and 900 snacks in the Brunswick and St. Mary’s areas. Food, hydration, emotional and spiritual care will continue to be provided as long as there is a need.
How People Can Help
The best way to help after a disaster is to make a monetary donation.
- Donate Online: http://give.salvationarmyusa.org/hurricane_matthew
- Donate By Mail: The Salvation Army PO BOX 1959, Atlanta, GA 30301 Please designate 'Hurricane Matthew' on all checks.
- Donate By Phone: 1-800-SAL-ARMY (1-800-725-2769)
About The Salvation Army
- Donate By Text: Text STORM to 51555 to receive a donation link for easy mobile giving
The Salvation Army, established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need without discrimination for more than 135 years in the U.S. More than 25 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through a range of social services: 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 (HumanNeedsIndex.org). The Salvation Army has served survivors of every major national disaster since 1900. The Salvation Army does not place an administrative fee on disaster donations. During emergency disasters, 100 percent of designated gifts are used to support specific relief efforts. For more information, go to www.SalvationArmyUSA.org or follow on Twitter @SalvationArmyUS.