New Red Cross location to help Peoria

By WEEK Producer

New Red Cross location to help Peoria

April 27, 2013 Updated Apr 27, 2013 at 10:37 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill -- The local American Red Cross is opening another distribution center in Peoria. The site is located at a warehouse at 203 Persimmons Street.

Residents affected by the flood are invited to pick up cleaning supplies, like soap, work gloves, garbage bags, and other free items. 
The site will be open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. To learn more about the Red Cross response in Central Illinois, visit
To support relief efforts, head to or call 1-800-RED CROSS. 

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