Thursday, September 01, 2005

Hurricane Relief

from billmon at Whiskey Bar:


The American Red Cross


Donation Link: Click here

Relief focus: Provides a full spectrum of services to disaster victims, including shelter, medical care, food, clean water and assisting with cleanup efforts.


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America's Second Harvest


Donation link: Click here

Relief focus: Transports food to victims and secures additional warehouse space to assist member food banks in resuming and maintaining operations.


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Catholic Charities USA


Donation Link: Click here

Relief focus: Community based relief efforts focused on the long-terms needs of disaster victims and affected communities.


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Direct Relief International


Donation link: Click here

Relief focus:Serves as a private back-up support to official emergency response efforts in the United States.


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Feed The Children


Donation Link: Click here

Relief focus: Mobilizing and distributing supplies in hurricane devastated areas.


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Habitat for Humanity


Donation link: Click here

Relief focus: Helping disaster victims rebuild piece by piece and house by house.


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Humane Society of the United States


Donation Link: Click here

Relief focus: Dispatching Disaster Animal Response Teams (DARTs) to rescue animals and assist their caregivers.


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Noah's Wish


Donation Link: Click here

Relief focus: Keeping animals alive during disasters.


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The Salvation Army


Donation Link: Click here

Relief focus: Providing hot meals to displaced disaster victims and emergency personnel working to aid those devastated by Hurricane Katrina.


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United Jewish Communities


Donation Link: Click here

Relief focus: Community organized and administered humanitarian relief for disaster victims.


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United Methodist Committee on Relief


Donation Link: Click here

Relief focus: General community-based disaster relief, as well as the creation and distribution of "flood buckets" -- a relief item for those who prefer to donate with a personal touch.


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United Way


Donation Link: Click here

Relief focus: Identifying serious needs of devastated communities and helping not only with front-line disaster relief but with long-term recovery.


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(Thanks to RenaRF for the idea.)

Posted by billmon at 12:07 AM

1 comment:

Melinda Casino said...

Thanks for posting this.