How You Can Help the Victims in West Texas
There is an extensive list of locations open for shelter for survivors following that deadly fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas.
For information on family and loved ones in West, there is an emergency hotline set up: 254-202-1100.
Central United Methodist Church
Texas State Technical State College in Waco
Blair's Cove Apartment in Waco
Gholson Baptist Church
Latham Springs Inn
Alliance Auto Auction on I-35
Sykora Family Ford in West
Abbot Community Center
La Vega Veterinary Clinic- taking in small animals for the night
Pharmacy at H-E-B store on Woodway is open
The Home Depot in Bellmead has reopened for anyone needing to buy supplies.
Organizations taking donations or items (clothing, blankets, etc.) for victims:
Scott and White Blood and Donation Center- taking blood donations overnight
Point West Bank - drop off or send to 200 West Oak Street, West 76691
Information courtesty of KXAN
The Blood and Tissue Center of Central Texas
is taking blood donations. There is a shortage of 0 negative, AB postive and AB negative blood. There are 3 locations for you to go to. You must call and make an appointment. The number to call is 512-206-1266.
To help you locate a loved one or friends, the Red Cross has a safe and well finder . Here is the link!