hurricane harvey how to help

Hurricane Harvey: How can you help?

Hurricane Harvey has proven to be one of the most most destructive storms in U.S. history with countless thousands of residents displaced and catastrophic damages across Texas and Louisiana.

While you may live far away, there are many ways for you to help.


Donate money

Greater Houston Community Foundation: Harvey Relief Fund

Volunteer Houston (our affiliate in Houston)

Give blood

South Texas Blood and Tissue Center

Carter Blood Care

Donate food

Houston Food Bank

Galveston Food Bank

Food Bank of the Golden Crescent (Victoria)

Corpus Christi Food Bank

Southeast Texas Food Bank (Beaumont)

Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley (Pharr)

Brazos Valley Food Bank (Bryan)

Central Texas Food Bank (Austin)

San Antonio Food Bank

Help animals

Houston SPCA

The SPCA of Texas

Houston Humane Society


The State of Texas is asking volunteers to not self-deploy, as unexpectedly showing up to any of the communities that have been impacted by Hurricane Harvey will create an additional burden for first responders.

Volunteer Houston (our affiliate in Houston)

Texas Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster

Helpful Links

Points of Light

FEMA Resources

Center for Disaster Philanthropy 

American Red Cross

United Way