Assist Victims of Hurricane Katrina - August 31, 2005

Jan 3, 2008
August 31, 2005  

 

If you would like to assist victims of Hurricane Katrina, the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) suggests contacting the following organizations:


 

For Cash Donations:

American Red Cross (800) HELP NOW (435-7669) English; (800) 257-7575 Spanish or www.redcross.org

America's Second Harvest (800) 344-8070

For Cash Donations and/or Volunteer Work:

Adventist Community Services (800) 381-7171

Catholic Charities, USA (703) 549-1390

Christian Disaster Response (941) 956-5183 or (941) 551-9554

Christian Reformed World Relief Committee (800) 848-5818

Church World Service (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

Salvation Army (800) SAL-ARMY (725-2769)

Southern Baptist Convention -- Disaster Relief (800) 462-8657, ext. 6440

United Methodist Committee on Relief (800) 554-8583

Operation Blessing (800) 436-6348

For those individuals looking for the latest information on federal and state responses to Hurricane Katrina, please utilize the following agencies:

Federal Emergency Management Agency www.fema.gov

National Hurricane Center https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/

Emergency Management Assistance Compact www.emacweb.org

Alabama Emergency Management Agency (205) 280-2200 (205) 280-2495 FAX https://www.ema.alabama.gov/

Florida Division of Emergency Management (850) 413-9969 (850) 488-1016 FAX www.floridadisaster.org

Louisiana Office of Emergency Preparedness (225) 925-7500 (225) 925-7501 FAX https://www.ohsep.louisiana.gov

Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (601) 352-9100 (800) 442-6362 Toll Free (601) 352-8314 FAX https://www.mema.state.ms.us