Hurricane Relief - Harvey, Irma & Maria

UPDATED: After the devastation of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, we have updated our list to include local organizations as well as national and international.

We've compiled a list of some organizations to which you can donate money and goods, but there are many more out there.

Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund

One American Appeal


Islamic Relief USA

United Way of Greater Houston

Center for Disaster Philanthropy


Community Federation of the Virgin Islands (CVFI)

Send Relief and Southern Baptist Disaster Relief (SBDR)


Samaritan's Purse

Hispanic Federation

Greater Houston Community Foundation

St. Bernard's Parish

Episcopal Relief & Development

Presbyterian Disaster Assistance

Adventist Community Services

North American Mission Board

LDS Philanthropies

Operation BBQ Relief

Unidos Por Puerto Rico (United for Puerto Rico)

United Methodist Committee on Relief

World Cares Center

Portlight Strategies helps those with disabilities and says it has received urgent requests from people in need.

Texas Diaper Bank and Save the Children also take matieral donations, but be sure to check their needs lists first.

If you can donate your time to relief efforts, take a look at National Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD). Some states have their own branches as well.

You can also donate blood at the American Red Cross.

The SPCA of Texas and Austin Pets Alive! have rescued hundreds of animals so far and are in desperate need of your help. For more on how to help pets affected, try these:

SPCA Florida

Rescue Me!

Humane Society of Puerto Rico (site is in Spanish)

Second Chance Animal Rescue of Puerto Rico

All Sato Rescue

There are many food banks you can donate to as well. Cash donations, rather than food, are better in that they allow the food banks to use your donation as efficiently as possible. Here is a list:

Houston Food Bank

Galveston County Food Bank

Feeding Florida

Banco de Alimentos de Puerto Rico

Food Bank of South Jersey

Feeding South Florida

Food Bank of the Golden Crescent

Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida

Corpus Christi Food Bank

Southeast Texas Food Bank

Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida

Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley

Brazos Valley Food Bank

Central Texas Food Bank

Bread of the Mighty

San Antonio Food Bank

CareStaf hopes that you can help those in need after the devastation of the recent hurricanes, just as we have been helping our clients for over 25 years.

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