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How to Help Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Here are some organizations providing relief

Photo: Courtesy of GlobalGiving

Dozens of organizations are responding to the devastating flooding in Texas caused by Hurricane Harvey. If you would like to help, here are a few ways to do so.


General Relief:

The Red Cross has been on the ground throughout the affected area. Donate hereYou can donate $10 by texting REDCROSS to 90999.


The Salvation Army is also mobilized in the region. Donate here.


Global Giving has set a goal of raising $2 million for relief. Donate here.



People with disabilities:

Portlight Strategies helps people with disabilities, and mobilizes during natural disasters. Donate here.


Food banks:

The Houston Press put together a list of food banks in the affected area, including Houston Food Bank, Galveston Food Bank, and Southeast Texas Food Bank.



Team Rubicon brings together military veterans and first responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams. Donate here.


For more:

CharityNavigator provides a list of charities supporting Harvey relief efforts. CharityNavigator also ranks charities, giving donors a chance to check out organizations before donating. See the list.