How to help Harvey victims in Texas

Donate:

  1.  The American Red Cross is accepting Harvey donations. Text Harvey to 90999 to donate $10 or visit their website
  2.  You can call the Salvation Army at 1-800-725-2769 or text "storm" to 51555 
  3. Go Fund Me has setup a page compiling numerous causes, just visit gofundme.com/hurricane harvey.
  4. Save Mart Supermarkets across the state are accepting donations now until September 4.

Harvey Latest Updates, NBC News reports:

  • Harvey, now a tropical storm with maximum winds of about 50 mph, made landfall again around 5 a.m. ET Wednesday about 5 miles west of Cameron, Louisiana. 
  • Bands of heavy rain are expected to persist over the next several days, with parts of Texas and Louisiana facing record rainfall through at least Labor Day weekend, forecasters say.
  • Flash flood warnings remain in effect for parts of the Houston region through Tuesday evening, and more than 286,000 customers are without power.
  • The Red Cross reported 17,000 people sought refuge in shelters overnight.
  • At least 18,600 people rescued from water across southeast Texas.
  • Nine confirmed deaths have been attributed the storm, seven of them drownings.

 


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