FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF EAST ALABAMA ESTABLISHES LEE COUNTY DISASTER RELIEF FUND
CONTACT: BARBARA PATTON 334-744-1020 or info@cfeastalabama.org

Our hearts and prayers are with all those impacted by the devastating tornado’s that hit parts of Lee County on Sunday, March 3.
In order to help those affected, the Community Foundation of East Alabama (CFEA), Inc. has established a Lee County Disaster Relief Fund.
The relief fund has been set up for donors seeking an official conduit to contribute monetary relief efforts.
The Community Foundation of East Alabama will receive, hold, and disperse monies contributed to this fund in a manner deemed appropriate by the CFEA Board of Directors with input from the Lee County Emergency Management Agency, and members of a Disaster Relief Committee. The distributions will help local organizations, municipalities, or other relief efforts as determined by the CFEA Board of Directors and advised by the Disaster Relief Committee.

Contributions may be made on the Community Foundation of East Alabama via the website, cfeastalabama.org, or directly to the Lee County Disaster Relief Fund or mailed to the Community Foundation of East Alabama, P. O. Box 165, Opelika, Alabama 36803-0165. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by the law. For additional information, please contact Barbara Patton at 334-744-1020 or info@cfeastalabama.org