M25M DISTRIBUTES SUPPLIES IN NORWOOD
Flash Flooding Drives Residents From Homes
AUGUST 29, 2016 Cincinnati, OH – Matthew 25: Ministries, an international humanitarian aid and disaster relief organization located at 11060 Kenwood Road in Blue Ash, is distributing supplies in the Norwood area today in response to localized flooding that left many in the Tri-state fleeing from their homes and stranded on highways Sunday night.
Matthew 25: Ministries’ Disaster Response team will distribute supplies such as personal care and cleaning kits, safety supplies and paper products to those displaced or recovering.
“Helping the Cincinnati community is a big part of our work,” says Matthew 25 CEO Tim Mettey. “Cincinnati is our home and we work with partners all year long to assist those in need in our community. Our hearts go out to those affected by this flooding and we are committed to helping those affected by this and similar disasters in our community.”
Matthew 25: Ministries accepts cash, credit card and internet donations for ongoing disaster aid and humanitarian relief programs. More than 99% of Matthew 25: Ministries’ cash and in-kind donations go toward programs. All designated funds are used for the purpose intended. Matthew 25 also welcomes volunteers six days a week at their Blue Ash facility. Matthew 25 is open for donation drop offs Monday – Friday 9 – 4 and Saturday 9 – 3. For the most up-to-date information about Matthew 25: Ministries’ humanitarian aid and disaster relief efforts please contact Joodi Archer at (513) 793-6256 or visit their website at www.m25m.org. Follow Matthew 25: Ministries on Facebook facebook.com/m25m.org, Instagram instagram.com/m25m_org and Twitter twitter.com/M25M_org.
ABOUT MATTHEW 25: MINISTRIES: Matthew 25: Ministries rescues and reuses approximately 15,000,000 pounds of corporate discontinues, misprints, overruns, off-spec, slightly damaged, returned and past season products each year and redistributes them to people in desperate need throughout the US and worldwide. Each year, Matthew 25: Ministries impacts the lives of more than 16,000,000 individuals throughout the United States and around the world. More than 99% of Matthew 25: Ministries’ cash and in-kind donations go toward programs. Matthew 25 has been highly ranked on Forbes’ list of the Most Efficient Large Charities in the US. Matthew 25 is also highly ranked of approximately 2,500 four star charities on Charity Navigator. Matthew 25: Ministries is accredited by the Better Business Bureau through the “Wise Giving Alliance Standards”. For more information, or to schedule an interview, contact Joodi Archer at Matthew 25: Ministries (513) 793-6256 or visit www.m25m.org.Return to Press Center