Matthew 25’s Disaster Response Team Departs for Florida to Provide Relief Services and Supplies to People Impacted by the Hurricane

Who: Matthew 25: Ministries

What: Disaster Response

When: Tuesday, September 5, 2023

Time: 9:00 AM departure

Where: Matthew 25: Ministries, 11060 Kenwood Road, Blue Ash, OH 45242

Why: Responding to Hurricane Idalia

SEPTEMBER 4, 2023 Blue Ash, OH Matthew 25: Ministries, a humanitarian aid and disaster relief organization headquartered in Blue Ash, OH is deploying a Disaster Response Team on Tuesday, September 5 to areas impacted by Hurricane Idalia.  The team will provide laundry services in partnership with Tide Loads of Hope as well as providing supplies including personal care kits, first aid and safety kits, bug repellant, diapers, cleaning supplies, batteries, device chargers, chainsaws, drills, generators, fans, and additional cleanup tools and supplies to areas impacted by the disaster.  Matthew 25 is also shipping truckloads of aid to partners serving the disaster area and will continue working with partners serving the impacted areas to assess ongoing needs.

Matthew 25 is accepting monetary donations and supplies to supplement existing supplies, for restocking during their response and for future disasters.  A full list of requested supplies is available on Matthew 25’s website.

Matthew 25 responds to disasters domestically and internationally and provides both rapid response and long-term support. In 2023, Matthew 25 has responded to disasters including the wildfires in Hawaii, Syria and Turkey earthquakes, the East Palestine train derailment, additional multiple storms, floods and tornadoes, and is continuing response for the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine. Matthew 25: Ministries has shipped nearly 23 million pounds of supplies in 2023, including approximately 8.5 million pounds of disaster relief, and helped approximately 26 million people.

For the most current information on Matthew 25: Ministries’ activities, please visit their website or follow Matthew 25 on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter For more in-depth information about Matthew 25: Ministries’ humanitarian aid and disaster relief efforts, please contact Michelle Jones

Matthew 25: Ministries accepts cash, check, credit card and online donations for ongoing humanitarian aid and disaster relief programs, as well as product donation support. Matthew 25 also welcomes volunteers six days a week at their Blue Ash facility.

ABOUT MATTHEW 25: MINISTRIES: Matthew 25: Ministries rescues and reuses approximately 15,000,000 pounds of products each year and redistributes them to the poorest of the poor and disaster victims. Each year, Matthew 25: Ministries impacts the lives of more than 20,000,000 individuals throughout the United States and around the world. Matthew 25 is included on Forbes’ 2022 list of America’s Top 100 Charities, is a 4-star nonprofit on Charity Navigator and has earned a Platinum-Level Candid Exchange seal. 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 Michelle Jones at Matthew 25: Ministries (513) 793-6256, or visit

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