ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER

Titan Voice: Sue Fisher — Dispatches From Houston in the Wake of Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey Relief Workers in a warehouse

Sue Fisher credits Vern Kennedy and Tony Addotta of the Red Cross with keeping operations running smoothly at the warehouse they were tapped to manage in Houston.

Day 1

Got my assignment — Driver! Moving supplies to distribution points and sometimes just driving around communities and handing out what’s needed. Hot, heavy work, but needed. Desperately.

The work itself is very physical because I’m driving around a 20-foot box truck, then climbing out, climbing into the truck, getting supplies to the people, sometimes carrying stuff to someone’s porch (particularly the elderly or frail), then hopping back in the truck until you see more people who need supplies. Then repeat 40-50 times. Boy, am I getting a workout! Continue reading in the Orange County Register.

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