Ways You Can Donate to Hurricane Harvey Victims
Seeing the impact of Hurricane Harvey on the great state of Texas is heartbreaking. I can’t imagine the hurt, struggles, and fears the hurricane Harvey victims are facing! I’ve been praying continuously for all involved but that wasn’t enough for me, I wanted to do more. So, I donated and I encourage you to do it too, if you can! Let’s come together as a country and support our brothers and sisters in Texas! Lets donate to Hurricane Harvey victims, they need us! Here are some ways for you to get involved and donate to such an important cause..
1. If you are local to me (in Georgia) DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office is accepting Donations. You can also find a list of other ways to donate, on the AJC website here …
The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office has opened a donation collection center for victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas and along the Gulf Coast. Collections will begin Wednesday at the DeKalb County Jail and the agency’s headquarters at 4415 Memorial Drive in Decatur.
The jail lobby is open 6:30 a.m. until midnight and the headquarters lobby is open from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. on weekdays.
Requested donations include blankets, sleeping bags, air mattresses, pillows, towels; personal toiletries such as new toothbrushes, toothpaste, lotion, shampoo and deodorant; household cleaning products and laundry detergent; non-perishable snack foods, board games, coloring books, playing cards and crayons.
Community Relations Manager Lisa Wiley-Partridge will respond to any additional inquiries and facilitate any donor who wants to make a monetary contribution or a bulk item contribution to this effort. Contact her at 404-298-8282 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. To make donations online you can do so through Global Giving, by simply clicking here .
3. If you would like to volunteer, please reach out to American Red Cross, you can get more information on this here .