A Lockport woman is being deployed by the American Red Cross to Oklahoma in the aftermath of flooding and blizzards.
Diane Sargent joins Lucille Frisicano and Sarah Perkins, other volunteers from he Rochester area, who have been dispatched to trouble spots recently.
The volunteers help open shelters, provide meals, distribute comfort kits and cleanup supplies, provide health and mental health services and meet with victims to get their lives back on track. Currently, hundreds of victims remain in shelters in Oklahoma, Illinois, Missouri, Texas, Alabama, Oregon and Arkansas.
To donate to Red Cross Disaster Relief, visit redcross.org , calll 1-800-RED CROSS or text the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.