Winter Storm 2021 – Press Release 03/10/21

AUSTIN DISASTER RELIEF NETWORK TO DISTRIBUTE FREE CLOTHING, FOOD AND SUPPLIES TO RESIDENTS IMPACTED BY WINTER STORM URI
All Impacted Residents Welcome to Register to Pick Up Donated Supplies Friday, March 12, 2021

Austin, TX, March 10, 2021 – Thanks to a very large donation of new clothes (25,000+) made by a generous corporate donor and the donation of Care Kits by Global Empowerment Mission / B Strong, the Austin Disaster Relief Network (ADRN) will distribute free clothing and Care Kits to residents impacted by Winter Strom Uri this Friday, March 12, 2021.

Clothing items for men and women along with 600 Care Kits containing food, hygiene supplies, PPE and hydration kits will be distributed to residents by ADRN volunteers while supplies last.

All impacted residents are invited to register for a pick-up time at http://www.adrn.org/clothing or by calling ADRN’s Survivor Hotline at 512-806-0800. All individuals and families MUST register in advance in order to receive clothing and care kits. Due to the number of families expected to sign up, walk-ins will not be accepted at the event

Families will be allowed up to three sets of clothing per family member along with undergarments, socks and more while supplies last. Clothing sizes include adult small through extra-large and some children’s sizes. Families may pick up clothing for one additional family member not present. All remaining family members must be present to receive supplies. 

Clothing and Care Kits will be available while supplies last and will be given out on a first-come-first-served basis based on the registration time for pickup. Additional details are as follows: 

WHAT: FREE clothing and Care Kit distribution.
WHEN: Fri., March 12, 2021, 9AM to 8PM. (Registrants are asked to arrive 15 minutes prior to appointment time to ensure adequate parking and to remain COVID compliant.)
WHERE: 1905 S. Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746

SURVIVOR HOTLINE

Families seeking information about long-term disaster relief support should call ADRN’s Survivor Hotline at 512-806-0800 or visit adrn.org/assistance.

ADRN to distribute free clothing and care kits to those impacted by Winter Storm Uri

DONATIONS NEEDED

Monetary donations, in the form of financial funds, are still needed at this time to help ADRN provide support to those who’ve experienced weather-related disasters. Funds will be distributed in the form of gift cards, emergency housing, financial aid, and/or building supplies needed to meet immediate and long-term needs. To make a tax-deductible gift to support disaster survivors, go online to adrn.org/give.