Red Cross volunteers needed

Posted September 03, 2017

Samsung split its United States dollars 1 million commitment between cash to the Red Cross and USD 500,000 worth of washing machines, dryers and other household electronics for distribution by Texas nonprofits, it said.

The impromptu concert at the cafe was just one example of Harvey relief efforts underway in Lynn.

Walmart will now donate $10 million in cash and necessary items to support groups like the Salvation Army, Feeding America and the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. Emergency shelters are also open in Louisiana, and are filling up fast.

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Walmart has launched a customer campaign with the Red Cross to assist with Hurricane Harvey relief. Across the country, many spared from damage may want to help. You can donate blood to the American Red Cross and check with other organizations for specific goods they might be seeking. Nall most likely will be traveling Saturday to Texas.

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

Along with Red Cross partners, they have served more than 250,000 meals and snacks since the storm began.

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Catholic Charities is also inviting people to text CCUSADISASTER to 71777 to make a donation. But now, his focus is turning to things back here at home. Help people affected by disasters like floods, wildfires and countless other crises by making a donation to support Red Cross Disaster Relief.

"I love helping people", Charlynn English said. Donations enable the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from this disaster. "It truly is America at its best, and we stand with the people of Texas during this hard time".

"My heart goes out to my hometown, Houston, and I remain in constant prayer for those affected and for the rescuers who have been so courageous and determined to do so much to help", she said in a statement to The Houston Chronicle.

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The American Red Cross response to Hurricane Katrina was poorly planned, relied too heavily on inexperienced managers and often failed to meet the needs of victims, according to worldwide Red Cross officials who were dispatched to assist their American counterparts.