How you can help Tennessee tornado victims

Nashville tornado

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) — One of the best ways you can help people impacted by the deadly Tennessee tornadoes that ripped through the state Tuesday is by donating to the Red Cross.

East Tennesseans who want to do their part should call 865-584-2999.

The community response fund of Middle Tennessee has set up an emergency response fund as well. Visit CMFT.org to learn more.

There's also the Disaster Distress Helpline that provides counseling for victims who are experiencing mental and emotional distress after a disaster. They can be reached at 1-800-985-5990.

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