Salvation Army is doing their part to help tornado victims - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo -

Salvation Army is doing their part to help tornado victims

Posted: Updated:

LAWTON,Okla_The Lawton Salvation Army is doing their part to help tornado victims. Their disaster kitchen crew is in Moore providing food and drinks to those in need. 

They loaded a truck full of snacks and water Tuesday to replenish their makeshift kitchen that's set up in Moore. They've been there since Monday.  Captain Ernie Hull says his crew was ready and willing to respond to this call for help.

"These are our neighbors and I'm very glad that we were able to help meet just their basic needs. That bottle of water, bowl of soup, a sandwich, whatever they will receive as far as a meal goes a long way to help them in their recovery," said Hull. 

Hull also says if you want to help by donating water or non-perishable packaged snacks, you can drop them by the Salvation Army.  

He says avoid sending any clothing or household items because there is not a need for them at this time.  He says a cash donation to reputable agencies like the Red Cross is currently the best way to give back. 

 

 

 

 

  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • SkyWARN 7 Forecast

    SkyWARN 7 Forecast

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:40 AM EDT2014-09-02 08:40:04 GMT
    Weather- Clear Skies RotatorWeather- Clear Skies Rotator
    Stay Hot Through Friday but Then Cooler This Weekend...
    Stay Hot Through Friday but Then Cooler This Weekend...
  • RV fire shut down highway

    RV fire shut down highway

    Sep 01, 2014 04:51 PM2014-09-01 23:32:03 GMT
    A grassfire sparked by a burning RV on I-44 near Geronimo shut down all lanes of traffic Monday afternoon just before 3:00 p.m.
    A grassfire sparked by a burning RV on I-44 near Geronimo shut down all lanes of traffic Monday afternoon just before 3:00 p.m.
  • Duncan firefighters stay vigilant on Labor Day

    Duncan firefighters stay vigilant on Labor Day

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:24:52 GMT
    Fire departments all over southwest Oklahoma are remaining on call this holiday weekend to keep close watch on dry conditions and holiday festivities.
    Fire departments all over southwest Oklahoma are remaining on call this holiday weekend to keep close watch on dry conditions and holiday festivities.
Powered by WorldNow
KSWO-TV, 1401 SE 60th Street
Lawton, OK 73501

Telephone: (580) 355-7000
Fax: (580) 357-3811
Email: news@kswo.com

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KSWO. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.