Katrina Relief – What You Can Do

The question is not if but where you should be donating anything you can afford to help out the relief efforts in wake of hurricane Katrina. Below is an incomplete list of relief organization, please pick one and do whatever you can.

Red Cross: 1-800-HELP-NOW
Episcopal Relief & Development: 1-800-334-7626
United Methodist Committee on Relief: 1-800-554-8583
Salvation Army: 1-800-SAL-ARMY
Catholic Charities: 1-800-919-9338
FEMA Charity tips
National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster

Other Faith Based Organizations Accepting Money and Volunteers
Adventist Community Services – 1-800-381-7171
Christian Disaster Response – 941-956-5183 or 941-551-9554
Christian Reformed World Relief Committee – 1-800-848-5818
Church World Service – 1-800-297-1516
Convoy of Hope – 417-823-8998
Lutheran Disaster Response – 800-638-3522
Mennonite Disaster Service – 717-859-2210
Nazarene Disaster Response – 888-256-5886
Presbyterian Disaster Assistance – 800-872-3283
Southern Baptist Convention Disaster Relief – 1-800-462-8657, ext. 6440

Instapundit’s Flood Aid post.

9.1.05 CHALLENGE: If you are a blogger please take a look at The Skippy Challenge. I have decided to join in by donating $100.01 to the American Red Cross. You may want to check if your employer matches charitable donations, mine does which means my donation instantly became $200.02! If you are not a blogger but are looking for something you can do make a donation to any of the charities listed above. Also, feel free to let us know your donation amount in the comments section below if you are so inclined.

9.2.05 Offer or seek temporary housing at HurricaneHousing.org

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