In the wake of the tornados that ripped through Middle Tennessee two weeks ago, two Knoxville organizations are making it easier for UT faculty, staff and students to contribute financially to those in need.
The Knoxville Area Chapter of the American Red Cross: Specify that your gift is to the National Disaster Relief Fund. The 24-hour help line is (865) 584-2999. Checks can be mailed to the American Red Cross, 6921 Middlebrook Pike, Knoxville, TN, 37909.
Second Harvest: Checks marked "tornado relief" may also be mailed to Second Harvest, 922 Delaware Ave., Knoxville, TN, 37921. For help, call (865) 521-0000 Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.