Rapid City foundation donates $140,000 to Red Cross - KOTA Territory News

Rapid City foundation donates $140,000 to Red Cross

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The John T. Vucurevich Foundation has approved a $140,000 grant for the Black Hills Area Chapter of the American Red Cross. 

According to a news release, the donation will allow the local chapter to purchase several items and provide financial support for local disaster relief efforts. 

More specifically, the grant includes: 

  • A truck with the capacity to tow disaster trailers and haul disaster supplies
  • Cash assistance and basic necessities for disaster victims
  • Disaster training and expense reimbursement for volunteers
  • Communications equipment

This summer, the Red Cross opened shelters in Custer, Hot Springs, Rosebud, Pine Ridge and Rapid City due to wildfires.   

 

 

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