Local café raising funds for Hurrican Harvey relief
September 7, 2017
A Wrangell café is raising funds for disaster relief, following the hurricane and deadly floods affecting Texas last month.
Zak's Cafe owners James George and Katherine George-Byrd plan to send all earnings from their Tuesday and Wednesday sales this week to a response fund benefitting Hurricane Harvey victims. On August 24 the storm system became the first category 4 hurricane to make landfall in the United States in over a decade, and the biggest in Texas since Hurricane Carla in 1961. Within a couple of days the deadly storm and related floods had displaced tens of thousands of resident...