Anheuser-Busch sends more than 300,000 cans of water for Hurricane Florence relief

FT. COLLINS, CO (WDBJ7) -- Anheuser-Busch is sending six truckloads, more than 300,000 cans, of emergency canned drinking water to local communities in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia as the states prepare for the expected impacts of Hurricane Florence.

The delivery is in response to requests from local wholesalers and the American Red Cross to help prepare communities threatened by the now Category 2 storm.

The emergency drinking water will be sent from Anheuser-Busch’s brewery in Cartersville, Georgia, to wholesaler partners Carolina Eagle, KW Beverage and R.A. Jeffreys, who will work with the American Red Cross, the South Carolina National Guard, and other local partners to distribute the water to those in need.