• Local disaster relief org helps hand out aid in Kentucky, following catastrophic floods

    9 days ago - By Bésame

    Donations and volunteers are in heavy demand in Kentucky, where a group from Massachusetts has been helping those affected by recent, deadly floods.
    All Hands and Hearts , based in Mattapoisett, said it has been working with locals to hand out critical supplies and clear debris after storms in the eastern part of the state killed at least 37 people and left over 1,300 in need of rescue.
    “A lot of people here have really lost everything, so the recovery here is going to be measured in months and years, not days and weeks,” said Jess Thompson, the group's CEO. “We have seen people come...
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