Catholic Charities providing long-term disaster response to victims of Oaklawn tornado
Catholic Charities, Inc. – Diocese of Wichita is providing long-term disaster assistance to victims of the Oaklawn tornado, as well as to other areas affected by last weekend’s severe weather. Walk-in assistance is available at the South-side Food Pantry, 2825 South Hillside, now through April 30. The pantry will operate extended hours for these walk-ins, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Call (316) 264-8344 for more information.
Catholic Charities is also collecting non-perishable food, as well as cash and gift cards in increments up to fifty dollars to QuikTrip, Walmart, Dillons and Target, which can be delivered to the pantry during business hours.
In addition, if you would like to volunteer for a clean-up crew working in the affected areas, please call the United Way’s 211 help-line, and ask to be registered as a Catholic Charities volunteer.