MATTHEW 25: MINISTRIES DISASTER RESPONSE TEAM
DEPLOYS TO MISSISSIPPI IN RESPONSE TO SEVERE FLOODING
WHO: Matthew 25: Ministries
WHAT: Disaster Relief Deployment
WHEN: Sunday, February 23
TIME: 9:00 AM
WHERE: Matthew 25: Ministries, 11060 Kenwood Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242
WHY: M25M Disaster Response Team Departs for Mississippi
In Partnership with P&G, the Team Will Provide Laundry Services and Supplies to Those Affected By Flooding
FEBRUARY 22, 2020 Cincinnati, OH – Matthew 25: Ministries, an international humanitarian aid and disaster relief organization in Cincinnati, OH is sending a disaster response team to Mississippi in response to severe flooding. Historic flooding saturated the Jackson, Mississippi area after days of heavy downpours. As many as 2,500 structures, including up to 1,000 homes, may have been damaged in the flooding.
In partnership with P&G, Matthew 25: Ministries will be deploying with a selection of Matthew 25’s Disaster Response vehicles including a Tide Loads of Hope Mobile Unit that can do up to 200 loads of laundry a day and a customized panel truck loaded with supplies such as P&G personal care kits, household and cleaning products, Cintas first aid and safety kits and supplies, and additional items such as Pampers diapers, Charmin toilet paper, Tide Pods, and tarps.
For the most current information on Matthew 25: Ministries’ activities, please visit their website https://m25m.org/disaster/msflood20 or follow Matthew 25 on Facebook facebook.com/m25m.org, Instagram instagram.com/m25m_org and Twitter twitter.com/M25M_org.
Matthew 25: Ministries accepts cash, credit card and internet donations for ongoing disaster aid and humanitarian relief programs. Donors who would like to designate their financial gifts for Flood Relief may do so by writing “Mississippi Flooding” in the memo line of their check or by typing it in the “in honor of” field of our online giving form. Please mail checks to Matthew 25: Ministries, 11060 Kenwood Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242. 100% of donated funds designated for Texas Flooding will be used for the purpose intended. Matthew 25 also welcomes volunteers six days a week at their Blue Ash facility. For the most up-to-date information about Matthew 25: Ministries’ humanitarian aid and disaster relief efforts please contact Joodi Archer firstname.lastname@example.org or call (513) 793-6256.
ABOUT MATTHEW 25: MINISTRIES: Matthew 25: Ministries rescues and reuses approximately 13,000,000 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 18,000,000 individuals throughout the United States and around the world. 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 3,500 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