KALAMAZOO (WKZO) -- Morning show host Lori Moore will be broadcasting from the WKZO parking lot Thursday morning in effort to raise money for the Oklahoma tornado relief.
The fundraiser event, called "Moore-4-Moore", will be collecting donations for the American Red Cross relief effort supporting the victims of the Moore, Oklahoma tornado. Details are below:
- What: Moore-4-Moore
- When: Thursday, May, 22 2013
- Time: 7 a.m. - 9 a.m.
- Where: WKZO parking lot, 4200 W. Main St. Kalamazoo, MI
- Why: Fundraiser for victims of the Moore, Oklahoma tornado. Accepting cash or checks made out to the American Red Cross
The City of Moore released this statement to the public on Tuesday:
"Thanks to all of our friends from all over the world who have called and e-mailed offering support during this difficult time. Due to the overwhelming generosity of our friends and neighbors, the City of Moore is no longer in need of food or clothing donations. As we move forward in the recovery process, PLEASE make financial donations only, until when and if other types of donations are requested.
Aid is needed to restore homes, schools and medical centers that were destroyed in the storm's path."
Donors unable to attend Moore-4-Moore can also contribute to the Red Cross by visiting the www.redcross.org website and going to the Disaster Relief Fund. People can also text REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation towards natural disaster relief efforts.