Twenty-One People Assisted from 12-unit Apartment Fire in Neenah on Thursday

Post fire 12-unit building on Harrison St in Neenah, June 2, 2011 Photo/Becky Tiles, American Red Cross

Thursday, June 2, the American Red Cross was called toHarrison St, inNeenahto assist the families affected by an early morning 12-unit apartment fire.

Seven volunteers assisted on scene. To-date we have assisted six families for a total of 21 people. We are waiting to hear from four additional families in the fire to see if they need our assistance.

 We helped the 21 people with their immediate emergency needs of housing, monetary assistance for clothes and food and comfort kits (which include soap, shampoo, toothbrush, toothpaste, washcloth, comb, facial tissue, deodorant, razors, shaving cream and lotion)

The Northeast Wisconsin Region is a grouping of four chapters serving 20 counties with a mission to prevent, prepare for and respond to disasters. To learn more about Red Cross programs, volunteer opportunities, and how you can help, contact the Northeast region at 920-231-3590 or visit

One Response

  1. Thank you Red Cross. I was in a fire myself and you helped me out tremendously. I am sure these 21 victims were extremely grateful for your support.

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