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Flood relief organization extending stay in Iowa

Posted: 3:03 PM, Jul 16, 2019
Updated: 2019-07-16 16:06:28-04
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GLENWOOD, Iowa. (KMTV) — People who need helping gutting their homes following the flood may be eligible for cleanup assistance. Flood relief organization AmeriCorps says they are extending their stay and continuing to offer free services to help flood victims get back on their feet in Southwest Iowa.

AmeriCorps says they will continue operations in Mills and Fremont Counties where they offer services "such as Mucking and Gutting (the deconstruction of water and mold damaged materials inside the home), mold suppression spraying, and debris removal."

Those interested have a number of options available to reach them:

Survivors can visit their office located at Glenwood Volunteer Reception Center (Glenwood Resource Center), 111 Lacey St, Glenwood IA. Walk in hours are 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Tuesday through Sunday. They can also be reached by phone at (515)444-2444, by email at westeriowafloodresponse2019@gmail.com, or their Facebook page “AmeriCorps Disaster Response Team: SW Iowa Floods 2019”. Groups or individuals looking to volunteer can call (515) 444-2390 or sign up at Volunteeriowa.org."