Kingstree – Lake City Alumnae Chapter Makes Donation to the Fire Department.
The Emergency Response Team (ERT) is a committee within Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. whose purpose is to develop a close working relationship with the local Emergency Management Division/E 911 to assist the community during natural disasters, and to provide emergency details and information to chapter members and others in the community when these disaster occur. On Thursday, June 16th, Veronica Clinkscales, Chair of ERT with the Kingstree – Lake City Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., along with President Beverly Campbell, presented a check to Chief Randy Swinton with the Williamsburg County Fire Department in the amount of $1,492.49. The funds will be used to purchase and install smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms throughout the county with special consideration given to the elderly, other special populations, and families of young children. This is a collaborative effort between the chapter, the fire department, and the American Red Cross to enhance the safety and well being of the citizens of Williamsburg County.