In the past Indiana’s number of volunteer hours has been above the national average. However, those hours fell below the national average last year.
The Indiana Red Cross is expected to spend three weeks on the coast, and Duke plans to have its crews stay about two weeks.
Red Cross volunteers have traveled from Martinsville, Bloomington and Fort Wayne to help North Carolina victims of the weekend hurricane.
The Spierer's say they hope the new flyers will encourage someone to come forward with information about their daughter.
Officials at the Evangelical Church in Bloomington are hoping for a large turnout tonight at a vigil for missing IU student Lauren Spierer.
The searches over the past three weeks have covered a 10 mile radius from where she was last seen.
Police have at least 10 persons of interest, but refuse to detail who these people are, or their involvement in the case.
Most of downtown Bloomington has now been canvassed looking for the missing student.
Volunteers Monday began mounting their own effort in the search for missing Indiana University student Lauren Spierer.
Volunteers will meet at Am Vets building on Airport Road at noon to clean up after the tornado.