Local Organizations Team Up To Help Keep Neighborhoods Safe

1fire

(Memphis) The Red Cross teamed up with a local church with the hope of saving lives.

Members of Promise Land Church and volunteers with The Mid-South Chapter of the American Red Cross canvassed several Frayser neighborhoods Saturday morning.

They handed out smoke detectors and fire safety information; things Frayser residents say is needed in the community.

“I know we’ve been having a lot for fires going on and some people have not been making it out, so that’s a good thing because some people do need to know the safety of a fire,” said Celeste Jones.

The Memphis Fire Department was also on hand, helping to install the fire detectors inside homes.

 

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 11,069 other followers