Odessa, Texas/February 27, 2022-The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints hosted the annual Emergency Preparedness Fair on Saturday, February 26th. Visitors to the event were able to talk to local law enforcement agencies and first responders on how to prepare for emergencies.
(April Bushman, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints/Area Communications)
Visitors were able to participate in a Q & A during a presentation on an active shooter situation. Various non-profit organizations like the Red Cross handed out information on various programs available to the community.
(Chris Vore-President/Odessa Stack of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints)
The Emergency Preparedness Fair featured a wide variety of seminars from life-saving techniques to growing produce.
(Cpl. Steve LeSueur, Community Relations/Odessa Police Department-Odessa, Texas)
The Emergency Preparedness Fair is usually scheduled during the month of September, but due to the Covid-19 pandemic was postponed. The next Emergency Preparedness Fair is scheduled for September of 2023.
For DRB Media Communications Digital News, Danny Barrera