West Explosion Relief
POSTED: Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 9:27am
UPDATED: Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 9:41am
List of contact numbers, blood drives, donation locations, shelters, etc.
KETK — To check on loved ones
• To check on injured residents admitted to Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center call (254) 202-1100
• For family inquiries about patients at Scott & White Hospital call (888) 394-4947
• For family inquiries about patients at Providence Health Center (254) 761-7200
• Adam Samuels Fiat is offering rides to anyone wanting to donate blood. They will also pick up and deliver people and supplies. They can be reached at 254-772-1000.
• Carter Blood Care Center will accept donations beginning at 9 a.m. Thursday in Waco
• Carter Blood Care will be holding a blood drive at Providence Thursday between 11 am and 5 p.m.
• The Scott & White Blood Donation center is open until 2:30 a.m. Thursday and will reopen at 8 a.m.
• Carter Blood Care in Dallas will be taking blood donations for those in the DFW area. They are located at 4849 West Illinois Ave.
• Providence Hospital 11am-5pm
• BLOOD DRIVES-In Waco, Carter Blood Care Center and Temple Scott & White
• PointWest Bank - P.O. Box 279 West, TX. 76691
• Jackson Hewitt Tax Service in Temple
• Heart of Texas Red Cross has a shelter at Latham Springs Camp in Aquilla.
• Blair's Cove Apartments are offering housing to those who need it. 254-447-0810.
• Aquilla ISD is opening its facilities. Please report to the gym entrance.
• All the schools at Gholson ISD have been opened to be used as shelters
• First Baptist Church of Gholson is open for survivors.
• Sykora Family Ford in West opening their doors for families affected. 254-826-5314. They are located at 519 S. George Kacir Dr.
• Church of the Open Door will be opened for survivors. They are located off exit 339 in Bellmead.
• Penelope High School has been opened for survivors.
• Central United Methodist Church has opened a shelter at 5740 Bagby Ave in Waco.
• Antioch church in Waco has opened their facility for those who are displaced.
• The Best Western Czech Inn is open for those who need shelter.
• Calvary Chapel in Waco is offering shelter space. They are located at 400 S. 4th Street. 254-424-1059
• Turner's in downtown Waco is taking survivors with pets. They are located at 721 Austin Ave. Contact Shane Turner at 254-644-7904.
• Ben's Boat Repair in Elm Mott has space available for pets and a few people, 435 S. McLennan Loop, 254-716-9593
• La Vega Veterinary Clinic- taking in small animals
• South Bosque Veterinary Clinic - taking in animals
• ESPN 1660 AM is taking donations at 5501 Bagby Avenue in Waco.
• Both Peas & Tots and Smarty Pants consignment stores in Waco are accepting clothing donations in all sizes for those in West
• Axtell High School will be taking any kind of donations at the school. The PALS organization is taking all donations and will be accepting tomorrow and Friday during school
• Veterans of Foreign Wars in Hewitt - 725 Sun Valley Blvd.
• The Extraco Events Center will be setting up to take donations starting tomorrow at 9:00 am. For information call 254-776-1660
• The Temple Dynaclean on 2102 West Avenue D will accept donations starting at 8 a.m.
• Berthas Bakery & Restaurant will be accepting donations at 7 a.m. They are located at 2418 Grim Ave in Waco. You can contact them at 254-755-7123
• Lil Monkey Boutique will be accepting donations. They are located at 2052 Valley Mills Dr. You can contact them at 254-717-7717.
• Lone Star Tavern and Steakhouse at 4713 Bellmead Dr. in Waco will be accepting gift card donations and bottle water donations starting at 8 a.m.
• T & M Contracting in Woodway is taking donations at 123 Topeka Dr. You can contact them at 254-224-6161.
• Smarty Pants in Waco will be accepting clothing donations at 8 a.m. They are located at 5301 Bosque Blvd. You can contact them at 254-751-0211.
• Connor Health Foods will be accepting donations. They are located on Waco Dr. and 27th Street.
• Canyon Springs is accepting all donations. They are located at 2301 Woodgate in Waco. You can contact them at 254-235-0602.
• Smith Quality Motors will be accepting donations. They are located at 431 North Lacy Dr. in Lacy Lakeview. You can contact Seth Posey at 254-297-9413.
• Richard Karr Motors in Waco is accepting all kinds of donations at 8 a.m. They are located at 1101 North Valley Mills. You can contact them at 254-776-1111
• Bosque County residents can bring food, drinks, toiletries, and baby care items to the Clifton Civic Center starting at 7 a.m. The center is located at 403 W. 3rd Street.
• Parkview Christian Childcare Center on 1100 E. Lakeshore Dr. is taking donations. They can be contacted at 254-753-0327.
• Belton fire station #2 is taking donations from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. They will take food, water, and clothing. They are located at 420 Sparta Rd. in Belton.
• People in College Station can donate to the Aggie Outfitters or donate blood at the Brazos Valley Blood Center from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Blood donors must go to 1701 Rock Prairie Road.
• Daddy T Shirt Shop is accepting donations in McGregor starting Thursday morning.
• Farmers Insurance in Waco will be taking donations at 8 a.m. They are located at 1838 N. Valley Mills Drive.
KETK will continue to update as more locations are added to the list.