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One hurt, several displaced in Church St. fire

Original post made on Jun 15, 2007

The Red Cross has provided lodging for seven people, including an infant, after a two-alarm fire destroyed part of a Church Street apartment building Monday night.

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Posted by Geoffrey Ziman
a resident of another community
on Jun 15, 2007 at 1:41 pm

I was a leader of the Palo Alto Area Red Cross Disaster Action Team at the incident reported above. It is unfortunate that more people are not aware of the services provided to the community on a 24/7 basis by the Red Cross volunteers. Our mission is to help disaster victims with their immediate emergency needs. We are funded solely by the generous contributions of local citizens.


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