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TUSCALOOSA, AL-- Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell will hold a Disaster Assistance meeting in Tuscaloosa on Friday, May 6 to inform families, faith-based leaders and non-profit organizations, as well as local and state elected officials about the disaster declaration process and specifically how communities and families can register for and receive disaster assistance.  This is the second meeting in a series of meetings to provide information to the affected disaster victims. Representatives from the Office of Governor Bentley, the Governor’s Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the Alabama Emergency Management Agency, The Red Cross, The Salvation Army and the White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships will be in attendance to provide vital information.

Who:  Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (AL-07)

Invitees: Affected Individuals & Families, Faith Based and Community Leaders, Non Profit
                Organizations, Local, State & Federal Elected Officials

What: Meeting to Discuss How to Receive Federal Disaster Assistance

When:  Friday, May 6, 2011
             5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Where: St. John Baptist Church
             1801 10th Avenue
             Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-4823

For more information, please call Congresswoman Sewell’s Office at (205) 254-1960 or at (202) 225-2665. You may also visit for more information.