Devastation in Gaylord: Ways to Help Tornado Victims

Organizations across Otsego County and northern Michigan are stepping up to help those impacted by the tornado in Gaylord.

The Otsego County Community Foundation has set up a tornado response fund. Donations made here will help ensure the basics are met, gaps are filled, and resources available to pick up the pieces and rebuild brick by brick.

To learn more about Otsego County Community Foundation, click here.

The Otsego County United Way has also set up an emergency relief fund. For those interested in volunteering, they are also coordinating that effort.

To register to volunteer, click here.

Items needed most:

  • totes
  • gas cards
  • cleaning supplies
  • hand/face/body cleansing wipes
  • first aid kits
  • food gift cards
  • work gloves.

Items can be donated at the Otsego County United Way office at 116 East Fifth St in Gaylord. You can call them at 989-732-8929.

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