Picking up the Pieces in Henryville, IN

An entire school was demolished in Henryville, IN.

Residents of Henryville, IN are picking up the pieces of their obliterated homes and buildings following the tornadoes and severe weather that swept through the region on Friday, killing at least 29 people in three states. Indiana’s damage was reported heaviest in the regions of Henryville, Marysville and Pekin, IN.

The Salvation Army continues to serve disaster victims in these areas with food, hydration and emotional care via Emergency Disaster teams and mobile feeding units, remaining prepared to serve up to 1,000 meals a day to those in need.

To see more photos, please visit The Salvation Army of Indiana’s Flikr Page at http://www.flickr.com/photos/salvationarmyindiana/. For updates, please visit their blog here.

Do you want to support our relief efforts? Your  monetary donations help us to meet the immediate needs of disaster survivors. Donations can be made online at donate.salvationarmyusa.org/storms, by calling 1-800-SAL-ARMY or by texting the word “STORM” to 80888 to make a $10 donation by phone.*

Our prayers are with the families and communities of the Midwest and South suffering in the devastation of these storms.

* A onetime donation of $10 will be billed to your mobile phone bill. Messaging & data rates may apply. Donations are collected for The Salvation Army by mobilecause.com. Reply STOP to 80888 to stop. Reply HELP to 80888 for help. For terms, see www.igfn.org/t