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New updated info for Oklahoma Tornado Aid, Rescue and Help

May 21, 2013

I just obtained this list last night.  Please help me update it.  Thanks.

Many people do not realize that Amateur Radio operators (hams) will relay messages for free. Please understand that the messages are brief and will not be chatty and full of details, they’re all relayed into and out of a disaster area, so brevity and accuracy is imperative. Check with for further information on this, under the National Traffic System.

New Info for Oklahoma donations and aid info:

TEXT BASED DONATION INFORMATION: STORM to 80888 for The Salvation Army USA. REDCROSS to 90999 for Redcross, or FOOD to 32333 for Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma. Each text is for $10 charged to your phone bill.

To make a tax-deductible donation to the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma, visit or call 405.604.7111. You can also text FOOD to 32333 to give $10 to relief efforts

 To donate $5 to Red Cross from within Canada: REDCROSS to 30333

 The Animal Resource Center is taking in pets that have been misplaced by the tornado. They are located just North of Moore at I-240/i35 intersection. Address is 7949 S. I35 service Road. Number is 405-604-2892


  • Shelters Open for Tornado Victims: * PLEASE SHARE *

    Graceway Baptist Church, located at 1100 S.W. 104th in Oklahoma City.

    Oakcrest Church of Christ at 1111 S.W. 89th Street in Moore.

    Victory Church, located 4300 North MacArthur in Oklahoma City.

    Journey Church in Norman I-35 and Tecumseh Road is open as a shelter.

    Fifth Street Missionary Baptist Church, located at 801 N.E. 5th St. Oklahoma City.

    St. Andrews Church, located at S.W. 119th and May.

    The University of Oklahoma is opening up spaces in Housing for displaced families. Call (405)-325-2511 for more information.

    A triage center has been set up at the Warren Theater in Moore for anyone who need to be treated for their injuries.

    Tracy and Holly Porter told News 9 they have 60 acres with barns and pipe fencing just north of Seminole. Anyone needs somewhere to keep their cows and horses, call the Porters at (405)-777-6570 or (405)-921-0204.

    Sonya Martinez said she owns a 125,000 sq ft building at 4300 North MacArthur in Oklahoma City, and is offering services to anyone in need of shelter, food or prayer regarding this tornado.

    Resthaven Funeral Home on S.W. 104th and Western/Walker has water, bathrooms, and phones available for volunteers and victims.

    If cranes or equipment is needed for any tornado damage, the Association of Oklahoma General Contractors can provide equipment now. Contact Bobby Stem, AOGC, at (405)-520-1874.

    The Red Cross has set up a website for people who are looking for their families or friends in the areas hit by the tornado, just go to


If you want to donate on-line to the animals from OKC and those coming into the shelter from other areas who need medical or other care after these tornadoes, please go to and follow the link to the Donation Station. You can choose from a variety of donation options, including the Angel Fund, which pays for medical care for animals needing care.