There are many ways you can help the victims of Hurricane Harvey. This is a terrible event that all Americans can come together and provide support to each other in this time of disaster and tragedy. Here are some ways you can help Hurricane Harvey victims.
Make monetary donations
Donate to organizations such as the Red Cross and or Coastal Bend Disaster Recovery Group
The American Red Cross is accepting donations on its website and volunteers to help in Texas. People can also text “HARVEY” to 90999 to donate $10, or call 1-800-RED CROSS to help.
Many charitable organizations are asking for donations of clothing, food, diapers, and shoes. Please contact the following organizations to help.
The United Way of Greater Houston, the Texas Diaper Bank, and the Discoll Children’s Hospital in Corpus Christi.
ABC reports Salvation Army Emergency Disaster donors can send mail, visit helpsalvationarmy.org or call 1-800-SAL-ARMY.
Help out the animals from Harvey
Many of the victims of Harvey were forced to leave their beloved pets behind. Though these animals are being rescued, they still need donations of food, monetary donations, plastic storage bins, cat litter, litter boxes, towels, blankets, large wire crates, toys, treats, pet beds, newspaper, and gas gift cards.
Please contact the following organizations to make donations.
The Houston SPCA
Austin Pets Alive
Animal Defense League of Texas