Help Alabama Recover!
Posted on: 04/28/11
Volunteers will collect donations for the Red Cross tornado relief efforts at the Schaeffer Eye Center Crawfish Boil
Organizers of the Schaeffer Eye Center Crawfish Boil will place donation barrels throughout the festival site to collect donations for the Mid Alabama Region of the American Red Cross for Alabama tornado relief efforts. Community volunteers will also be present to assist with the fundraising efforts. Gates open at 4 p.m. Friday for the weekend event on the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex site.
The American Red Cross provides shelter, food and emotional support to disaster victims. For more information about the Mid Alabama Region of the American Red Cross, visit www.alredcross.org. To donate, call 1-800-RED-CROSS or text “REDCROSS” to 90999 to make a $10 donation.
We're so very proud of Alabama's own, the Alabama Shakes!
Check out their article in The New York Times here.