Organization to help tornado victims

By WEEK Producer

February 18, 2014 Updated Feb 18, 2014 at 12:08 AM CDT

CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Three months ago, tornadoes tore through central Illinois. Now, an organization is reaching out to victims who sustained severe property damage. 

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul is launching its "House in a Box" program on February 20th.

The program gives families without insurance or families who lost everything new household items, such as beds, dressers, tables, and chairs.

For more information on how you can apply for the House in a Box program, call the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul at (309) 677-7696  or you can call the American Red Cross (309) 677-7272.

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