On Friday, May 20th, the town of Gaylord was devastated by EF3 tornado that caused loss of life, injuries and a great deal of damage to homes and businesses.
CONSIDER DROPPING OFF A GIFT CARD FOR GAYLORD, FROM A RESTAURANT, RETAILER OR GAS STATION TO THE BILL MARSH LOCATION IN GAYLORD, KALKASKA, OR TRAVERSE CITY. NO DENOMINATION IS TOO SMALL. LOOK FOR THE Q100 GIFT CARD FOR GAYLORD DROP BOXES AT BILL MARSH OR VISIT Q100 IN GRAYLING OR TRAVERSE CITY
The United Way volunteer opportunities to help the community. If you’d like to know more, click here.
If you would like to donate supplies, drop them off at The United Way at 116 E. 5th Street, Gaylord.
The United Way needs at this time:
*Baby food for babies being introduced to solids, the little meal kits are super helpful
*Cleaning supplies and garbage bags
*Non perishable easy to make foods and things that only need water
*Small first aid kits
If you are not sure where to turn, call 211. They can give you options for what ever you need.
If you are struggling with your mental health after this crisis, North Country Community Mental Health is available to you 24 hours a day at 877-470-4668.
If you need supplies or food, the E Free Church (1649 E M32) has both available for all those who have been effected. Many community partners have donated food and would love to share with you.