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Santa Barbara County Based Relief Group Helps Clinics Damaged By Hurricane Sandy

Posted on Monday, November 26, 2012 12:56am

Some community health clinics on the East Coast hit hard by Hurricane Sandy are getting some help from a relief group in Santa Barbara County.

Direct Relief International is teaming up with the National Association of Community Health Centers to give $250,000 to the Joseph Addabbo Family Center.

Three of the center’s clinics were severely damaged by the hurricane, with an estimated two million dollars in damage.

DRI has already committed a million dollars in cash towards Hurricane Sandy relief efforts, as well as 25,000 pounds in medical supplies.

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