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Dana Distributors Donates 50,000 Cans of Drinking Water to American Red Cross for Highland Falls

July 21, 2023 - Highland Falls, NY –Today, Dana Distributors Inc. and Anheuser-Busch donated 50,000 cans of emergency drinking water to the American Red Cross at Highland Falls, NY in response to recent flooding.

The flooding, which occurred on Sunday July 9th, 2023, caused widespread damage to homes and businesses in the area. The water supply was also affected, and many residents were left without access to safe drinking water.

On Tuesday July 11 th Dana Distributors V.P. Patrick English delivered 4 pallets of bottled drinking water to the Sacred Heart shelter site at 7 Cozzens Ave. Highland, NY in response to Regional Mass Care and Response Specialist

James Temple asking for cases of water in a news story.

The donation of emergency drinking water from Dana Distributors Inc. and Anheuser-Busch will help to ensure that those affected by the flooding have access to clean, safe drinking water. “We are grateful to Dana Distributors Inc. and Anheuser-Busch for their generous donation of emergency drinking water,” said Max Sanchez, Disaster Program Manager of American Red Cross in Highland Falls. “This donation will help to make a real difference in the lives of those who have been affected by the flooding.”

Dana Distributors Inc. and Anheuser-Busch have a long history of supporting disaster relief efforts. In recent years, they have donated emergency drinking water to communities affected by flooding, hurricanes, and other natural disasters. The water was sourced from the Anheuser-Busch brewery in Cartersville, Georgia, which alongside the Ft. Collins, Colorado brewery periodically pauses beer production throughout the year to can emergency drinking water and help communities in times of disaster in partnership with the American Red Cross. Anheuser-Busch has a longstanding tradition of providing support for disaster relief efforts in partnership with the American Red Cross, dating back to 1906. Since the inception of the emergency drinking water program in 1988, Anheuser-Busch and its wholesaler partners

have provided more than 90 million cans of water to U.S. communities affected by natural disasters and other crises.  “We are committed to helping those in need,” said Fred Dana, President of Dana Distributors Inc. “We are proud to partner with the American Red Cross to provide emergency drinking

water to those who have been affected by the flooding in Highland Falls.”

The American Red Cross is working to provide assistance to those affected by the flooding in Highland Falls.

If you would like to donate to the Red Cross relief effort, please visit


Dana Distributors Inc. is a beverage distributor based in Goshen, New York. They were founded in 1970 by Frederick C. Dana, Sr. and have been serving the Hudson Valley region ever since. Dana Distributors is a family-owned and operated business, and they are committed to providing their customers with the best possible service.

Dana Distributors distributes a wide variety of beverages, including Budweiser, Michelob, Bud Light, Stella Artois, Snapple, Canada Dry, Polar and many more. They also carry a wide selection of craft beers, hard seltzers, and other malt beverages. In addition to beer and soft drinks, Dana Distributors also distributes wine, liquor and ciders. Dana Distributors is committed to giving back to the community. They are a proud supporter of many local charities and organizations. They also sponsor a number of local events, including

the Goshen Historic Track and the Boys and Girls Club of Wallkill.

Dana Distributors is a leading beverage distributor in the Hudson Valley region. They are committed to providing their customers with the best possible service and giving back to the community.


At Anheuser-Busch, our purpose is to create a future with more cheers. We are always looking to serve up new ways to meet life;s moments, dream big to move our industry forward, and make a meaningful impact in the world. We hope to build a future that everyone can celebrate, and everyone can share. For more than 165 years, Anheuser- Busch has carried on a legacy of brewing great-tasting, high-quality beers that have satisfied beer drinkers for generations. Today, we own and operate more than 120 facilities, including breweries, wholesaler distribution centers, agricultural facilities and packaging plants, and have more than 18,000 colleagues across the United States. We are home to several of America;s most loved beer and beyond beer brands, including

Michelob ULTRA, Cutwater Spirits, Stella Artois, Budweiser and Bud Light as well as a number of regional brands that provide beer drinkers with a choice of the best-tasting craft beers in the industry. From responsible drinking programs and emergency drinking water donations to industry-leading sustainability efforts, we are guided by our unwavering commitment to supporting the communities we call home. For more information, visit or follow Anheuser-Busch on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

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