Several of the Disaster Relief folks are encouraging folks not to self-deploy. This means do not take a truck load of stuff up to these folks to help. You will possibly be turned away.
We are being told that the authorities in Vilonia are not sending many volunteer crews out while they still work to assess the situation and let the pros work.
However, we understand that Beryl Baptist Church in Vilonia is coordinating volunteers check in at Beryl Baptist Church (873 U.S. 64 Business, Vilonia, AR 72173). We’ll post some more information soon.
Vilonia Liberty Fire Department on the west side is needing heaving equipment. We are sending a team Wednesday.
We are also in touch with a few families that have been affected to see how we can specifically help.