Help for Victims of Mpls. Building Explosion

Updated: 01/24/2014 9:09 AM
Created: 01/03/2014 7:00 AM
By: Jennie Olson

Help for Victims

As usual, we’re already seeing the generosity of Minnesotans who are ready to step up to help the victims of the New Year's Day building explosion on Cedar Avenue in Minneapolis.

The Salvation Army and Red Cross are assisting victims.

The Confederation of Somali Community in Minnesota also has a disaster relief fund open Thursday to accept donations, and 100 percent of the donations will go to victims and families, according to organizers. Community members can donate at

The Brian Coyle Center was open for family and victims of the fire to reunite.

Minneapolis/St. Paul

Few Clouds
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  • Feels like: 65° F
  • Wind: E 5mph
  • Humidity: 75%
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  • Mon Mix of sun and clouds
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