Tornado Relief Efforts

Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by the tornadoes that crossed 8 states on Dec. 11, 2021. For those looking for ways to assist in relief efforts, we have compiled a list of places to volunteer and donate.

Local Resources for Tornado Victims

Food, Clothing and Other Essential Items: 

Samburg Assembly of God
253 N Reelfoot Ave. Hornbeak, TN 38232

First Baptist Church
204 S Poplar St. Kenton, TN 38233

Shelter:

American Red Cross Shelter
First Baptist Church
204 S Poplar St. Kenton, TN 38233

Ways to Donate

Federal aid has been granted for those counties impacted by the tornado outbreak. TEMA will continue to update the December Severe Weather page with recovery recourses, volunteer information and how to donate. The Crisis Cleanup Line (800-451-1954) is active and accepting call from Tennesseans in the storm damaged counties who need assistance with cleaning up from the storms. For more information, visit December Severe Weather (tn.gov). Be sure to watch social media and contact local churches and organizations for other ways to volunteer or make donations.