Pittsburgh Responds to Tornadoes in Kentucky and Surrounding States

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As our immediate response to the deadly tornadoes that struck Kentucky, Illinois, Arkansas, Missouri, Tennessee and Mississippi, Brother’s Brother Foundation (BBF) has committed to supporting three food banks in the affected areas. These include Dare to Care, Feeding America Kentucky’s Heartland,  and the Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas.  Food banks provide immediate relief to community members impacted by disasters along with ongoing assistance.  BBF will also support shipments of food from local Pittsburgh food banks if and as requested. 

BBF will continue to monitor developments in the affected areas and send relief supplies for those impacted by the tornadoes. These include tarps, hard hats, medical supplies, cleaning products, along with face masks, exam gloves, and hand-sanitizer, for first responders.

100% of funds received for BBF’s response will be used to support emergency relief and logistics . Credit card donations can be made on our website at www.brothersbrother.org by choosing U.S. Disaster Relief  in the dropdown menu.  Checks should be made payable to Brother's Brother Foundation and sent to the address below. Please note U.S. Disaster Relief in the memo field. 

Brother's Brother Foundation
P.O. Box 645934
Pittsburgh, PA 15264-5257 

Thank you for your consideration and support.

For additional information, please contact Ozzy Samad, BBF President at 412-725-7560. For other media inquiries, please contact Laura Kelly, VP of Global Partnerships & Development at 703-865-9001.

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As our immediate response to the deadly tornadoes that struck Kentucky, Illinois, Arkansas, Missouri, Tennessee and Mississippi, Brother’s Brother Foundation (BBF) has committed to supporting three food banks in the affected areas. These include Dare to Care, Feeding America Kentucky’s Heartland,  and the Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas.  Food banks provide immediate relief to community members impacted by disasters along with ongoing assistance.  BBF will also support shipments of food from local Pittsburgh food banks if and as requested. 

BBF will continue to monitor developments in the affected areas and send relief supplies for those impacted by the tornadoes. These include tarps, hard hats, medical supplies, cleaning products, along with face masks, exam gloves, and hand-sanitizer, for first responders.

100% of funds received for BBF’s response will be used to support emergency relief and logistics . Credit card donations can be made on our website at www.brothersbrother.org by choosing U.S. Disaster Relief  in the dropdown menu.  Checks should be made payable to Brother's Brother Foundation and sent to the address below. Please note U.S. Disaster Relief in the memo field. 

Brother's Brother Foundation
P.O. Box 645934
Pittsburgh, PA 15264-5257 

Thank you for your consideration and support.

For additional information, please contact Ozzy Samad, BBF President at 412-725-7560. For other media inquiries, please contact Laura Kelly, VP of Global Partnerships & Development at 703-865-9001.


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