How you can help Harvey survivors

How you can help Harvey survivors

How you can help Harvey survivors

"A little bit from everybody goes a long way", said Marta Ybarra, manager of St. Francis Thrift Store in Fargo. "It's just devastating and we just want to do our part to help". This is Nall's first deployment with American Red Cross.

Donations made to the fund by midnight on October 20, 2017 are eligible for the match. For example, if a customer donates $1 to relief efforts Wal-Mart will pledge $2.

"It's the second disaster", Executive Director of The Red Cross of Northern Indiana Sue Gulley said.

More than 185,000 homes were damaged and 9,000 destroyed as 42,000 people remain in shelters amid overflowing rivers and reservoirs, Texas officials said.

"We are getting calls from across the country and right here in our hometown, and the generosity of people who understand this disaster is truly unbelievable", Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said. "We are rebuilding and with these funds we will be able to help Houstonians return to normality".

The City of Pineville in partnership with Lindsey Wilson College London Campus, is collecting items for Hurricane Harvey victims, via Hope for Houston.

NB: The storm has kind of been rocking Texas throughout the past week. Numerous hospitals, nursing facilities and dialysis centers are closed.

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The company has received calls from 11,000 employees affected by the storm and is helping in various ways, including access to earned wages and disaster support assistance.

The outpouring of financial support for the Red Cross relief effort along the Gulf Coast has been tremendous.

"I am working closely with my team at BeyGOOD as well as my pastor [Rudy Rasmus at St. John's in downtown Houston] to implement a plan to help as many as we can". "So, they really are picking up and leaving their lives behind them - leaving families and sometimes jobs to go into disaster areas".

She did the same when a tsunami struck Indonesia in 2004 and again when Hurricane Katrina ripped through New Orleans.

The host chose to press Kieserman for information on how much was going to relief because of past reports of how the agency has handled donations.

The local chapter has sent 24 volunteers already and is gearing up to send more over the weekend.

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