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Teamsters offer disaster relief assistance in Texas

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, August 30 — The International Brotherhood of Teamsters is offering Disaster Relief assistance to members living in Texas after Hurricane Harvey damaged homes and property from August 25-27, 2017.

Available from the BLET website are Teamster “Disaster Relief Alert Notices” and “Request for Help” forms. If you live in the affected area and experienced a loss due to this FEMA-declared major disaster, please download and submit the forms. For questions, contact the Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund office at (202) 624-8971.

Members living in the following Texas counties are eligible to apply: Aransas, Bee, Brazoria, Calhoun, Chambers, Colorado, Fayette, Fort Bend, Galveston, Goliad, Hardin, Harris, Jackson, Jasper, Kleberg, Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, Newton, Nueces, Orange, Refugio, Sabine, San Patricio, Victoria, Waller and Wharton.

Download the DR-4332 Request for Help form here:
www.ble-t.org/pr/pdf/TX_DR_4332.pdf .

Be sure to include all requested documentation. The deadline to apply is November 15, 2017.

HELP SPREAD THE WORD



To help increase awareness of this valuable benefit, members who live and work in the affected areas are asked to print and post these Disaster Relief Notices at their places of work. Previous notices are archived on the BLET National Division’s website, www.ble-t.org/disaster. Also, members are advised that the BLET National Division does not administer this program. Questions regarding the application process, pending applications or other inquiries should be directed to the Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund office at the telephone number provided above.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
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