For those of you who have been sending healing vibes to Texas for relief from Hurricane Harvey, you don’t have to feel helpless. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and other relief agencies are actively working on rescues and evacuations of the devastated areas. If you’re looking to make a real impact with relief efforts, here are some of the most reliable organizations you can turn to take action:

 

AIRBNB

Urgent Accommodations. All service fees are waived for those affected by the disaster and checking in between August 23, 2017 and September 01, 2017.

 

REDCROSS

Help People Affected by Hurricane Harvey. Donate Now.

 

GLOBAL GIVING

Hurricane Harvey has caused widespread, catastrophic flooding and damage in Texas and along the Gulf Coast. This fund will provide relief to survivors in the form of emergency supplies like food, water, and medicine in addition to longer-term recovery assistance to help residents recover and rebuild. All donations to this fund will exclusively support local relief and recovery efforts from this storm.

 

TEXAS DIAPER BANK

Every year, the Texas Diaper Bank helps change the lives of 15,600 babies, seniors, and the disabled. We are able to distribute over 1.1 Million diapers every year through the generosity of you, our donors.

 

SALVATION ARMY

As Hurricane Harvey causes widespread damage across Texas, The Salvation Army is ready to provide physical, emotional and spiritual care to survivors and relief workers. Salvation Army disaster teams from across the country are mobilizing and, even after disaster response efforts are over, The Salvation Army will remain in communities impacted by this terrible storm, supporting long-term disaster recovery efforts and providing ongoing assistance to those in need.

Get updates on our relief efforts at www.disaster.salvationarmyusa.org, follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SalArmyEDS, or on Twitter @SalArmyEDS.

 

AMERICARES FOUNDATION

Houston and the surrounding areas needs your help. We cannot standby and watch another Katrina happen.

For every $10 you donate today, we can provide $200 in aid—that’s the power of giving to Americares.
Now and in the coming days Americares will lead the way bringing medicine and supplies to all the survivors. 

With your gift, you will let survivors of Hurricane Harvey know that Health is on the Way.

 

AUSTIN PETS ALIVE

Austin Pets Alive! is not your average animal shelter. We maintain comprehensive, innovative programs designed to save the animals most at risk for euthanasia.