Red Cross Results: This Season’s Fire Response

Every day, your donations make a huge difference in the Athens community. In the past 2 months alone, you have enabled the East Georgia Red Cross volunteers responded to 18 local fires. We thank you for your continued support.

Apartment Fire

7/23/13:  Single house fire in Stephens County with 4 adults (2 couples), helped by Troy Douglas

7/27/13:  Single house fire in Banks County, family of 3 adults, helped by Linda and Albert Van Helden

8/1/13:  Single house fire in Banks County, 1 adult, helped by Gail Daly & Dianne Cheek.

8/9/13:  A tree fell on a house in Walton County, 2 adults and 1 child, assisted by Shari Snell, Paul and Sally Brown

8/9/13:  Single house fire in Franklin County, 1 adult, helped by Jill Walker and BJ Brown

8/10/13:  Single house fire in Banks County, 3 adults 2 children, helped by Al and Linda Van Helden

8/17/13:  Single house fire in Clarke County, 2 adults, 3 children, helped by Jim and Sandy Whitney.

8/27/13 Clarke County, family of 2, had a single housefire, and were helped by Michael Reilly and Linda and Albert VanHelden.

8/23/13 Barrow County, family of 4, tree fell on house, injuring 1 of the family members, and they were helped by Carol and Ron Lemke.

8/17 Clarke County, family of 5 was helped by Brad White and Sandy Whitney.

On 9/7/13, there was a multi-family fire involving 4 adults in Jackson County.  These people were assisted by Red Cross volunteers Michael Reilly, Christine O’Neal, and Frank Edwards.

On 9/9/13, there was a single-family fire involving 2 adults and 2 small children in Walton County.  They were assisted by Skip (Roland) and Betty Matson.

9/9/13, Elbert County, a single-family fire with 2 adults, were assisted by Jill Walker and Ronnie Thompson.

9/14/13, Banks Co., a single-family fire with 2 adults and 2 children, who were assisted by Gail Daly, Jon Mayner, Marie Mayner, and Leah Wiltsie.  The Mayners and Ms. Wiltsie are all new volunteers.

9/18/13, Walton Co., single-family fire with 2 adults and 2 children, who were assisted by Shari Snell and Amanda Logan.

9/18/13, Jackson Co., single-family fire with 3 adults.  One of the adults, a 20 year old male, died in that fire.  The family was assisted by Michael Reilly and Paul Brown.

9/20/13, Clarke Co., there was a single-family fire with 1 adult, who was assisted by Frank Edwards.


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