Tag Archive: assistance

Aug 24 2016

Baton Rouge: City Collects for Flood Victims

Recently, flood waters swept through Louisiana, leaving neighborhoods in devastation and families without a home. According to the American Red Cross, an estimated 25,000 homes are damaged, affecting at least 75,000 people. These displaced families are finding shelter where they can and urgently need direct assistance and support. In partnership with the city of Baton …

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May 22 2013

Military strength depends on stopping sexual assaults

  “We must do everything we can to put an end to these abuses. They are ruining the lives of thousands of patriotic women who wanted only to serve their country but fell prey to men who abused positions of power.’ Recent allegations of sexual assault by members of our armed forces have refocused national …

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Nov 03 2011

State tax assistance

Understanding state tax responsibilities can be a daunting task for business owners. As the owner of a ranch operation herself, Texas Comptroller Susan Combs knows the unique challenges facing business owners and is committed to providing resources to assist in success. During the month of November, the Comptroller’s office will conduct six free taxpayer seminars …

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Sep 30 2011

Ranchers to apply for assistance

The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) is reminding ranchers whose fences were lost or damaged in the wildfires to apply for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Emergency Conservation Program (ECP) funding at their local Farm Service Agency (FSA) office. Although some ranchers may have already started rebuilding, those who haven’t should apply …

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Sep 14 2011

Disaster assistance

Voluntary Organizations Disaster Assistance Center (VODAC) is opening for individuals impacted by the East Texas Wildfires. “Our mission is to coordinate multiple charitable organizations at a central location for families and individuals to come for help,” said Bradley Scott, Community Partnerships Coordinator with American Red Cross. The Center will be located at The First United …

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