Red Cross seeking help for hurricane relief effort

INDIANAPOLIS —The Indiana Region of the American Red Cross is seeking volunteers who are willing to deploy to Texas or Florida for a minimum of two weeks and those who are willing to support disaster relief efforts locally.

Volunteers are encouraged to call 1-888-684-1441. Following this call, you will be contacted within 48 to 72 hours, the agency said.

Anyone wishing to donate to hurricane relief may visit or text the word HARVEY or IRMA to 90999 to make a $10 donation.

The Indiana Region serves 87 Indiana counties. For more information, visit