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Posted on 07.24.08
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  • Posted on 07.24.08

From United Way, via the home office:

Families recovering from the recent flooding in northeast Missouri are currently in need of items to help them move back into their homes. Please contact United Way's 2-1-1 helpline toll-free if you are able to assist with these needs. Those calling from a cell phone or out-of-state can contact the 2-1-1 call center by dialing (800) 427-4626. Items needed are:

Nonperishable food items
Paper products, including toilet paper and paper towels
Laundry detergent
Rubber gloves
Work gloves
Insect repellent products, especially mosquito repellent
Bottled water
Box fans
Kilz Paint

In Missouri those who need assistance with the recent flooding can dial 2-1-1 from a land line 24 hours a day, seven days a week to find resources for help. Those calling from a cell phone or Illinois can call (800) 427-4626.