MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — More than 40 American Red Cross volunteers are training to help in the aftermath of the deadly hurricanes down south.

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The Twin Cities group will be traveling to Florida, Texas and the Virgin Islands.

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The new volunteers will join more than 130 others who are already helping in both Texas and Florida.

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The Red Cross is still in need of donations. Organization officials say recovery in the impacted areas will take many months.