Morning Pointe Residents Help Hurricane Victims Through Operation: Good Neighbor

Friday, October 19, 2018

Although it has been over a week since Hurricane Michael passed, the storm’s devastating effects still linger throughout the Southeast, with many victims in desperate need of basic supplies. Wanting to help those affected by the hurricane, residents of Morning Pointe of Chattanooga – Shallowford banded together to provide relief for Michael’s victims through WRCB and U.S. 101’s Operation: Good Neighbor.

 

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101 radio set up a collection area at Walmart on Signal Mountain Road, so residents loaded up on the bus and headed out to shop,” said Holly Holcomb, the Life Enrichment director at Morning Pointe of Chattanooga – Shallowford. “After filling their carts, they dropped off the much needed items at the collection center, just outside the store.”


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