Granger makes statement on Oklahoma tornado

Posted Tuesday, May. 28, 2013  comments  Print Reprints

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Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12) released the following statement in the wake of the destructive tornado that struck Oklahoma recently:

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims, their families, the first responders and the community impacted by the terrible tragedy that occurred in Oklahoma,” she said. “We mourn with you and with a heavy heart, I send my deepest condolences. There are a number of organizations that have already put boots on the ground to help in the recovery effort. If you are interested in making a donation, the Red Cross, Salvation Army and other organizations are accepting contributions for emergency response and disaster relief.”

Oklahoma tornado victim resources

Donation Centers

News 9 Headquarters

• Text FOOD to 32333 to donate $10 in storm relief

• Accepting gloves, masks, toiletries, clothes & blankets (and other items) via mail to 7401 N. Kelley Ave., Oklahoma City, OK 73111

Red Cross

• Text REDCROSS to 90999 to donate $10

• To donate via phone, call 1-800-RED-CROS (1-800-733-2767). Please make sure to donate to “Disaster Relief.”

• To donate online, visit Please make sure to donate to “Disaster Relief.”

Salvation Army

• Text STORM to 80888 to donate $10

• To donate online, visit

Feed the Children

• To donate online, visit

Oklahoma Southern Baptist Disaster Help

• To donate online, visit

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