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Simpson Strong-Tie donation supports Tennessee tornado relief efforts

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Simpson Strong-Tie donation supports Tennessee tornado relief efforts

Pleasanton, Calif. — In the wake of the devastating tornadoes that recently swept through Tennessee, Simpson Strong-Tie has made a $10,000 donation to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund to assist in relief and recovery efforts throughout the region.

Nine tornadoes with winds up to 175 mph left at least 25 people dead and hundreds of buildings destroyed in central Tennessee.

“Along with so many others, employees at our Gallatin manufacturing facility in Tennessee have been directly impacted by the tornadoes,” said Simpson Strong-Tie CEO Karen Colonias in a press release. “Our thoughts go out to everyone affected, and we hope our support of the Red Cross can help these communities begin their recovery efforts.”

To make a contribution and aid in disaster recovery efforts through the American Red Cross, visit redcross.org or send a donation to your local Red Cross chapter.