Fultondale/Center Point Tornado Information

The Salvation Army of Greater Birmingham Provides Tornado Assistance

Birmingham, AL (January 26, 2021)—A tornado ripped through North Central Alabama last night, killing at least one person and leaving a path of destruction in its wake. The Birmingham suburbs of Fultondale and Center Point were hardest-hit by the storm. The Salvation Army Birmingham Area Command set up a mobile feeding unit to serve first responders and affected residents this morning at Fultondale City Hall. Another feeding unit has been deployed to serve lunch in the area today.“The Salvation Army is working with local Emergency Management officials to assess the situation and will continue to provide support to the area until the need subsides,” stated Major Charles Powell, Birmingham Salvation Army Area Commander. The Salvation Army’s Gadsden, Anniston, Tuscaloosa, and Walker County units are on standby to provide support if needed.

How Can You Help Those Affected by Fultondale/Center Point tornado?

The best way to help is to make a financial donation. Monetary contributions also support local economies and ensure that businesses can operate when relief supplies diminish. Click here to make an online donation.  You can also donate by phone at 205-328-2420.  Please mail checks to: The Salvation Army, 2015 26th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35234. Please designate “Fultondale/Center Point Tornado” on all checks.