CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) - As heavy rains pounds the east coast.
Local Red Cross volunteers are preparing to lend a hand.
One Chattanooga man has already been deployed to Wilmington, North Carolina.
Dick Blazak is part of the Red Cross Leadership Availability Roster.
He'll be help distribute meals, should there be an emergency situation.
Local Red Cross officials tell us two more volunteers are on standby.
They're awaiting word to be deployed.