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Here's how you can help with Arkansas and Texas tornado relief

Damage in Nashville, Arkansas where 2 people were killed in Sunday night's storms. (Source: KSLA) Damage in Nashville, Arkansas where 2 people were killed in Sunday night's storms. (Source: KSLA)
BLUE ASH, OH (FOX19) -

Matthew 25: Ministries is gathering donations for aid in Texas and Arkansas after tornadoes killed two people and left at least 26 people injured Sunday.

A Disaster Relief Coordinator and team left from Blue Ash Monday afternoon to Van, Texas. Thirty percent of the small North Texas town was damaged in the storm.

The team will then work its way towards other hard-hit areas with relief supplies including personal kits, cleaning kits, paper products, tarps and blankets.

The organization is accepting the following disaster relief:

Monetary Donations: Donate online, mail checks to Matthew 25: Ministries, 11060 Kenwood Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242

-Non-Perishable Food: PULL TOP canned vegetables, fruits etc.; ready to eat dry goods such as nuts, peanut butter, dried fruits, granola and trail mixes, jerkies, ready to eat snacks; bottled water; ready- to-eat meals or MREs etc.

-Personal Care Products: Antibacterial soap, hand sanitizer, toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoo, body Cleaning supplies: Laundry detergents, general cleaner, sponges, bleach (powdered form is preferred), mops, scrub brushes, buckets, rubber gloves etc.

-Paper products: Toilet paper, paper towels etc.

-Baby and infant supplies: Diapers, wipes, diaper rash ointment, baby wash, baby shampoo, baby lotion.

-First-Aid items: Bandages, gauze, pads, first aid tape, antiseptic creams, hydrogen peroxide, alcohol, latex gloves, instant cold packs etc.

Donors who would like to designate their financial gifts for areas hit by tornadoes should write "Tornado Relief" in the memo line of their check or type it in the "in honor of" field of of the online giving form.

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