LDS Church Sending Supplies for Rita Victims

LDS Church Sending Supplies for Rita Victims

Save Story

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

(KSL News) -- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sent relief to the victims of Katrina and is ready to step up again in the wake of Hurricane Rita.

The Church has supply trucks and cleaning kits already on the way.

Garry R. Flake, LDS Humanitarian Emergency Response: "Just saying there's somebody who cares about you and here we are. ANd somebody's saying, well then, maybe I can make it."

Church volunteers have spent more than 70-thousand hours cleaning up the Gulf Coast.

Most recent Utah stories

Related topics



Get informative articles and interesting stories delivered to your inbox weekly. Subscribe to the Trending 5.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast