You raised $160,000 for hurricane victims through WCPO's phone banks

Posted at 7:33 AM, Sep 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-13 14:46:25-04

CINCINNATI -- WCPO - 9 On Your Side hosted two separate phone banks to benefit the victims of hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

WCPO's Taking Action for Texas and Taking Action for Florida phone banks collected $160,000 over a four-night span. Proceeds will benefit the American Red Cross and its effort to help the victims.

To donate right now, visit, call 1-800-RED CROSS or text the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.

WCPO's Taking Action for Texas phone bank to benefit Hurricane Harvey's victims raised more than $100,000 for the Red Cross.