220,200 Cans of Water En Route to Flood Ravaged Houston
In immediate response to the recent devastation of Hurricane Harvey in Texas, Oskar Blues Brewery and Ball Corporation teamed up with the CAN’d Aid Foundation to can and ship 220,200 cans of clean drinking water to the residents of Houston, TX.
Oskar Blues Brewery halted beer canning on August 29th to fill cans of water. 88,800 cans of fresh, safe water will arrive Friday, September 1, and 131,400 additional cans are set to be filled and shipped over the weekend.
The first trucks are estimated to arrive at these locations Friday, September 1 at 8am:
San Antonio Food Bank
5200 Enrique M Barrera Parkway
San Antonio, TX 78227
Food Bank of Corpus Christi
826 Krill Street
Corpus Christi, TX 78408
Catastrophic flooding from rainfall has left thousands without potable water, power or shelter. Oskar Blues Brewery with breweries in TX, CO and NC, together with the CAN’d Aid Foundation, have processed and prepared water to be distributed for disaster relief.
Support CAN’d Aid’s emergency relief and long-term rebuilding efforts HERE.