The Red Cross will be taking to the streets later this month promoting fire safety.
Volunteers from the American Red Cross of Northwest Florida will be going door to door in Pensacola on Dr. Martin Luther King Day talking to residents and dropping off information about fire prevention. Trevor Sikes from the local Red Cross chapter. says they will target neighborhoods that have had fires in the past 12 months as well as others that they deem at risk
According to the Associated Press, there are 4,460 people confirmed dead in the Philippines in the aftermath of Super Typhoon Haiyan. There are some efforts in the Filipino community in the Pensacola area to help aid the survivors.