Red Cross provides relief to residents impacted by Silver Spring Explosion

A child stands by a Red Cross Emergency Response Vehicle assisting families impacted by an explosion at an apartment complex in Silver Spring, Maryland - March 2022

A gas explosion displaced more than 150 residents, including 36 children, from three apartment buildings in Silver Spring in March 2022.

The American Red Cross responded to assist the individuals and families impacted with emergency supplies, food, comfort kits, financial assistance, and ongoing recovery support. Health, mental health, and spiritual care services were also available.

Charity Name
American Red Cross, National Capital Area Chapter
Photo Caption
A child stands by a Red Cross Emergency Response Vehicle assisting families impacted by an explosion at an apartment complex in Silver Spring, Maryland - March 2022
Photo Credit
American Red Cross