Red Cross sponsors Bucket Drop


The Southeast Arkansas Chapter of the American Red Cross recently participated in the annual Arkansas Bucket Drop Fundraiser in Jefferson County.

One hundred Red Cross volunteers, including those from churches, Liberty Utilities, 4-H, Jefferson County Extension Homemakers Club, Brookshire’s and many others collected donations.

The volunteers were stationed in front of local businesses. Merchants which participated were Brookshire’s stores, Cranford’s, The Pines mall, Walmart and Fred’s stores.

All Red Cross chapters in Arkansas participated in this fundraising event.