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Teamsters Offer Disaster Relief Assistance In Missouri


The International Brotherhood of Teamsters has published a Disaster Relief Notice to assist members living in the state of Missouri. 

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has declared a major disaster for the state of Missouri opening the way for the use of federal disaster funds for people affected by the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that occurred April 28 through May 11, 2017. Assistance is available to individuals and households in the following counties who may have experienced a loss due to this disaster:

Bollinger, Butler, Carter, Douglas, Dunklin, Franklin, Gasconade, Howell, Jasper, Jefferson, Madison, Maries, McDonald, Newton, Oregon, Osage, Ozark, Pemiscot, Phelps, Pulaski, Reynolds, Ripley, Saint Louis, Shannon, Stone, Taney, and Texas

Teamster members, please contact your Local Union office if you have suffered losses due to this storm; fill out a “Request for Help” form (include all requested documentation) if you would like to request a grant from the Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund.

Disaster relief forms must be returned to the Teamsters Disaster Relief fund by August 31, 2017.