On Thursday, July 19, multiple tornadoes tore through Iowa, with the hardest-hit areas being Bondurant, Pella and Marshalltown. Cleanup and rebuilding efforts are ongoing.
Donations to The Red Cross are now being collected in all Casey's locations to aid those affected by these recent tornadoes. Immediately following the disaster, Casey's donated food, Gatorade and water, but customer donations will help make the largest impact on those in need.
The Iowa Speedway in Newton will also be collecting donations this weekend at the Casey's concession stand. The concourse will open at 1:30pm CT on Friday and 12:00pm CT on Saturday.
About the American Red Cross
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit www.redcross.org.