22News helped Red Cross raise $45,000 for Hurricane Matthew victims

Find out how you can help those affected by Hurricane Matthew

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The American Red Cross of Western Massachusetts have raised $45,000 during a fundraising mini marathon on 22News and The CW Springfield for those affected by Hurricane Matthew.

Big Y Family Markets is also partnering with the Red Cross to collect donations at the register of 72 locations across Massachusetts and Connecticut.

Other local businesses that have partnered with the Red Cross to sponsor matching gifts of $5,000 are OMG Inc. Roofing Products and Columbia Gas of Massachusetts.

If you are interested in helping, you can find more information here.