Please consider the following plea from the community members who know best for what is needed at the moment. The devastation is great, so the needs are also significant.

Friends: Your generosity is overwhelming. Please DO NOT take any boxes, clothing, food, or other items to Delmont. The...

Posted by Tripp-Delmont School Tornado Relief Updates on Monday, May 11, 2015

Questions abound as to why just monetary donations at this time. Some of the answers are in the pictures in the Facebook post.

Tripp-Delmont School in Tripp is the Red Cross Headquarters for those displaced by the storm. Item donations are already stacking up with more probably on the way.

People want to be generous. Thus for the first week post-tornado if so inspired, give as directed. More opportunity to provide support in other ways will no doubt be appreciated in weeks to come.