Please consider helping with the relief efforts!

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PLEASE! Give to a relief agency. ANY relief agency NOW! So Many Have Been Impacted by ALL the Disasters.

(This Is Not an Endorsement of Any Organization - Give Cautiously!)

Relief Donations:
Beware of charity fraud. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) resources on how to make donations wisely.
Please check with your tax advisor or the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for more information regarding the tax deductibility of your donation.

Disaster officials recommend the following Web sites (some sites may respond slowly due to increased traffic):
Tips on Helping Texas - BBB Better Business Bureau.
VERIFY: How to know your money goes to
legit Hurricane Harvey fundraisers.

Donate Cash and/or Volunteer
Department of Homeland Security
United Way 800-272-4630
American Red Cross 1-800-HELP NOW (435-7669) English, 1-800-257-7575 Spanish
Click here for the FREE Mobile APP from  your device to install
Operation Blessing 1-800-436-6348
America’s Second Harvest 1-800-344-8070
Salvation Army 1-800-SAL-ARMY (725-2769)
Disaster Relief Agencies
CNN Disaster Information
United Way Online Donations
The right way to volunteer.
Houston Humane Society.
The Pets of Harvey: How to Help.
American Humane.
Feed the Children -- (800) 525-7575
Rolling Stones - Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief.
Where to Donate to Harvey Victims - New York Times.
Adventist Community Services 1-800-381-7171
Catholic Charities, USA 1-800-919-9338
Christian Disaster Response 941-956-5183 or 941-551-9554
Christian Reformed World Relief Committee 1-800-848-5818 800-55-CRWRC
Church World Service 1-800-297-1516 ext 222
Convoy of Hope 417-823-8998
Corporation for National and Community Service Disaster Relief Fund (202) 606-6718
Lutheran Disaster Response 800-638-3522
Mennonite Disaster Service 717-859-2210 800-348-7468
Nazarene Disaster Response 888-256-5886
Presbyterian Disaster Assistance 800-872-3283
Southern Baptist Convention -- Disaster Relief 1-800-462-8657, ext. 6440 888-571-5895
United Jewish Communities 1-800-462-8657, ext. 6440
For further information: visit the National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (NVOAD).
Florida Hurricane Relief Fund
America's Second Harvest 800-771-2303
B'nai B'rith International -- (888) 388-4224
Union for Reform Judaism
Mercy Corps 888-256-1900
North Shore Animal League America877-4savepet (877-472-8373)
Operation Blessing 800-730-2537
Episcopal Relief and Development -- (800) 334-7626
Habitat for Humanity -- (800) HABITAT
ASPCA -- (866) 275-3923
Water Missions International -- (843) 769-7395
World Hope International -- 703-923-9414 - donorservices@worldhope.org or info@worldhope.org
Society of St. Vincent de Paul
Samaritan’s Purse -- (800) 665-2843
Christian Reformed World Relief Committee -- (800) 55-CRWRC
World Relief -- (800) 535-5433
Adventist Development Relief Agency -- (800) 424-2372
Save the Children -- (800) 728-3843
AmeriCares -- (800) 486-4357
International Orthodox Christian Charities -- (877) 803 4622
International Relief Teams -- (619) 284-7979
MAP International -- (866) 627-4483
Operation USA -- (800) 678-7255
Napa Valley and North Bay Fire Disaster Relief – How You Can Help --
National Diaper Bank Network. -- (203) 821-7348
Band Aid For America -- (305) 912-5357
BO+G -- 1-855-BOTG-NGO (268-4646)
Studio Unite -- 1-855-BOTG-NGO (268-4646)
Huffington Post - Guide to giving --
California Fire Relief --
Direct Relief --
American Red Cross - California Wildfires October 2017 - Relief --
Collaborating Agencies' Disaster Relief Effort --
You Caring - Bay AreaUnite for California Fire Relief --
The National Puerto Rico Chamber of Commerce. --
Adventures in Mission. --
Las Vegas Rotary Club. --
Child Disaster Relief. --

This list of organizations is provided by the National Organization of Voluntary Agencies Active in Disaster.
Please email EST-DONATA@dhs.gov if you are interested in having your organization added to the list.
The listing of or omission of an institution or organization on this Web site does not refer to programmatic capability nor does it confer any official status, approval, or endorsement of the institution or organization itself.
This listing does not purport to be a listing of all organizations that are providing relief in the affected area. Additionally, there may be organizations providing relief in the affected area that are not accepting donations at this time.
It is not the purpose of this Web site to make, or enable to be made, any representation to the public concerning the organizations listed.
This listing is for informational purposes only.
Any contributions you choose to make from links on this Web site are at your sole discretion.

CDC Hurricane Safety
CDC Hurricane Safety After the Storm.
CDC Natural Disasters and Severe Weather.
Updated Information regarding Insect Repellents
FEMA - Hurricane Maria Updates.

How You Can Help.

Locate the Missing
American Red Cross Family Links Registry -- (877) 568-3317 / (877) LOVED-1S
National Next Of Kin Registry -- (800) 944-4084 (800) 915-5413

Property damage and temporary housing
FEMA (1-800-621-FEMA) 800-621-3362
(Claims can be filed with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
Because phone lines remain down in some areas and disaster response officials are overwhelmed, officials are asking that callers be patient.)
Department of Labor Jobs Line 866-4USA DOL 866-487-2365
Department of Health & Human Services

More Sources of Information:
Humane Society Emergency Services
NASA Hurricane Resource Site
Florida: Florida Power and Light
Florida: Florida Public Utilities
Army National Guard
US Coast Guard
US Navy
US Army
US Air Force
US Marines
The Offical White House Site
Cingular/ATT Wireless

News Media
The Weather Channel

I will continue to update this page as often as possible. Please check back from time to time for new information.
I have no way to verify the legitimacy of the organizations listed. Please use caution when giving money to organizations.
This is NOT a complete list of every agency involved in Rescue and Relief Efforts. I apologize for any that I may not have listed.
Please feel free to send me information of web sites, your comments and any corrections. DisasterRelife@seweather.com

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