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How you can help those affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

September 12, 2017 - 4:30 pm

Just two weeks after Hurricane Harvey hammered Texas, Hurricane Irma made landfall in Florida, causing widespread flooding and damage days after devastating a number of Caribbean islands. The recovery efforts from both hurricanes continue, and there are a number of ways you can help if you want. See below for more information.

Hurricane Irma Relief

American Red Cross - You can give money by clicking here or by calling 1-800-HELP-NOW.

UNICEF - UNICEF is focusing its efforts on the Caribbean islands that have been devastated as well as Florida. You can give here.

Save the Children - Save the Children is also focusing on both Florida and the Caribbean islands. You can give here.

Oxfam - Oxfam is focusing its efforts on the Caribbean islands. You can give here.

All Hands - All Hands is focusing its effort on the U.S. Virgin Islands. You can give here.

Global Giving - Global Giving is helping in both Florida and the Caribbean. You can give here.

Salvation Army - You can donate online here or by calling 1-800-SAL-ARMY.

Americares - You can donate online here.

United Way of Miami-Dade - You can support the United Way's local efforts here.

South Florida Wildlife Center - The South Florida Wildlife Center is centering its efforts on animals affected by Irma. You can give here.

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Hurricane Harvey Relief

American Red Cross - You can give money by clicking here, by calling 1-800-HELP-NOW, or by texting the word HARVEY to 90999 to make a $10 donation.

Americares - You can give money online here.

The Salvation Army - You can donate online here or call 1-800-SAL-ARMY.

Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund - Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner established the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund, which will accept tax deductible flood relief donations. You can give online here.

United Way of Greater Houston - Make a contribution online here or text UWFLOOD to 41444.

Houston Food Bank - You can donate online here.

Food Bank of Corpus Christi - You can donate online here.

JJ Watt's YouCaring drive - Houston Texans star JJ Watt is leading a charge to raise money through YouCaring that has already raised more than $3 million. You can contribute here.

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