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LEETONIA, Ohio - A Mahoning Valley church is collecting donations for the tornado-ravaged victims in Oklahoma.

Members of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Leetonia are traveling to different locations throughout the area to collect cleaning and first aid supplies.

One of the volunteers will set out for Oklahoma City on Tuesday to deliver the supplies to the Lutheran Disaster Relief organization.

Tom Palmer, a volunteer with the church, says the truck will deliver to the relief centers in Oklahoma City and the driver will be directed from there.

Saturday, crews collected goods in Columbiana and Salem.

Sunday, the donation truck will be at St. Paul's Church noon to 3 p.m.

Monday, crews will be at Youngstown's Covelli Centre from 9 a.m. until noon then move to Boardman Park from 12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. and the last chance to donate will be at Eastwood Field from 3 to 6 p.m.

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