Deadline to file for Red Cross help after deadly tornadoes extended to April 1

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Posted at 1:21 PM, Mar 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-25 14:46:33-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — The deadline to file for assistance from the American Red Cross following this month’s deadly tornadoes has been extended.

The American Red Cross is providing emergency financial assistance to people whose homes suffered major damage or were destroyed by the March 3 storms. The deadline to file for help has been extended until Wednesday, April 1.

Residents who were affected can see if they are qualified and complete an application by calling 800-RED-CROSS (800-733-2767) and selecting prompt #4.

Additional forms of assistance may be available by calling 211 or go to