In the wake of the devastating tornado that swept through the small city of Perryton on June 15, two Amarillo businesses have teamed up together to provide aid to affected residents.

Gene Messer Ford and Patriot Roofing and Construction Group have announced that they will organize and host a cookout on July 1 at noon in Perryton, Texas for first responders, workers, and residents alike.

In addition, the two businesses will collect donations from the community through June 30.

Monetary donations can be made at this donation link here. Physical donations can be dropped off at Gene Messer Ford any time from now through Friday. The City of Perryton provided a list of items needed:

  • Dish Soap
  • Laundry Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Body Soap
  • Body Wipes
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug Spray
  • OTC Pain and Allergy Medicine
  • Bandaids
  • Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Rubbing Alcohol
  • Cotton Cleaning Pads
  • Gauze
  • Antiseptic Ointment
  • Vet wrap
  • Contact Solution
  • Pads/Tampons

 Baby Items

  • Baby Food
  • Strollers
  • Pull ups
  • Large Size Diapers 6&7
  • Baby Wipes

 Home Wares

  • Water Hoses
  • Clothing racks/hangers
  • Paper Plates
  • Kitchenware
  • Flash Lights
  • Batteries
  • Bath towels
  • Pillows
  • Sheets
  • Rubbermaid Tubs
  • NEW Underwear, Socks, Bras

 Food Items

  • Shelf Stable Food
  • Gatorades
  • Juice Pouches Kids
  • Cokes, Sprite, DP
  • Instant Coffee
  • Snack Foods (fruit snacks, crackers, chips, granola bars)
  • Trail mix
  • Fruit, fruit cups, dried fruit
  • Breakfast bars
  • Gatorade/Powerade etc.
  • Condiments
  • Pudding/Jell-O
  • Protein bars


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