A special account has been set up by the Sago Baptist Church for the families at The Progressive Bank in Buckhannon. Checks can be sent to:
Sago Baptist Church
Rt. 2 Box 386A
Buckhannon, WV 26201
Be sure to write on your check memo,
" Miner's Families Fund".
A special fund to assist the families affected by the Sago mine disaster has been established by the West Virginia Council of Churches. The Rev. Dennis Sparks, Executive Director of the Council, said proceeds from the fund will provide direct assistance to the families.
Checks should be made to the WV Council of Churches and designated for the Sago Mine Assistance Fund.
Contributions may be given by credit card by going to the WV Council of Churches Web site, www.wvcc.org. The address for contributions is
West Virginia Council of Churches
2207 Washington St. E.
Charleston, WV 25311-2218