Cincinnati, OH, June 05, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Matthew 25 Mobilizes Semis of Relief for Moore Residents
Matthew 25: Ministries, a top-ranked international humanitarian aid and disaster relief organization headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio has shipped more than 130,000 pounds of disaster relief to the victims of the devastating tornadoes in Moore, OK.
Matthew 25: Ministries’ advance team led by CEO and Disaster Relief Coordinator Tim Mettey responded within 24 hours of the event with 16,000 pounds of disaster relief supplies. A semi tractor-trailer filled with 44,500 pounds of additional supplies departed for Moore later that same day. Two additional semis have delivered supplies to partners in the disaster area. Included in the 130,000 pounds of total aid were personal care kits and items, blankets, tarps, beverages, food, paper products, diapers, wipes, cleaning and clean up supplies and more than 90,000 of Matthew 25: Ministries’ rice/soy meals. Matthew 25 is continuing relief to Moore and expanding their outreach into the additional areas of Oklahoma impacted by the most recent round of tornadoes.
“The people of Moore are unbelievably courageous and resilient,” says M25M’s Disaster Relief Coordinator and CEO Tim Mettey. “We will continue to support recovery and rebuilding efforts in Moore for as long as our help is needed and requested.”
Matthew 25: Ministries accepts cash, credit card and internet donations for ongoing disaster aid and humanitarian relief programs. More than 99% of Matthew 25: Ministries’ cash and in-kind donations go toward programs. All designated funds are used for the purpose intended. Text CARING to 50555 to make a $10 donation to tornado relief. For the most up-to-date information about Matthew 25: Ministries’ humanitarian aid and disaster relief efforts please contact Joodi Archer at (513) 793-6256 or visit their website at www.m25m.org. Follow Matthew 25: Ministries on Facebook facebook.com/m25m.org, Pinterest http://pinterest.com/m25m/ and Twitter twitter.com/M25M_org.
About Matthew 25: Ministries: Matthew 25: Ministries rescues and reuses approximately 14,000,000 pounds of corporate discontinues, misprints, overruns, off-spec, slightly damaged, returned and past season products each year and redistributes them to people in desperate need throughout the US and worldwide. Each year, Matthew 25: Ministries impacts the lives of more than 15,000,000 individuals throughout the United States and around the world. More than 99% of Matthew 25: Ministries’ cash and in-kind donations go toward programs. Matthew 25 is top-ranked on Forbes' list of the Most Efficient Large Charities in the US. Matthew 25 is also ranked #1 of more than 1,600 four star charities on Charity Navigator. Matthew 25: Ministries appears in The "Philanthropy 400" listing of America's Top Charities and is accredited by the Better Business Bureau through the "Wise Giving Alliance Standards". For more information, contact Joodi Archer at Matthew 25: Ministries (513) 793-6256 or visit www.m25m.org.