Places to Donate to Help Texas Flood Victims
Many areas in Texas are still flooding thanks to record-breaking rains over the past month. Here are some places you can donate to help people affected by the flooding.
Let's face it: we got pretty lucky in the South Plains. But so many other places weren't so lucky. Many parts of the state were devastated by the rainfall.
Here are a few places you can donate to help these victims in their time of need.
These are the most common and safe places to donate money. Do what you can; you never know when when you might need help in return.
The Austin Disaster Relief Network is taking donations to help flood victims. Funds will be distributed directly to families in the form of gift cards.
Donate by Check or In Person
American Red Cross of Central Texas
2218 Pershing Drive
Austin, TX 78723
Make a Donation by Phone
Give using credit or debit card by calling (512) or (800) 928-4271. MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express.
Text REDCROSS to 90999
Make a $10 donation to American Red Cross National Disaster Relief. Participating carriers only. Donations will appear on customers’ monthly bills or be debited from a prepaid account balance. Message and data rates may apply. To see terms applicable to donations, please visit www.mgive.org/T. Receipts for donations made by text are available at www.mgive.org/receipt.
Send checks to:
The Salvation Army, PO Box 1000, Austin, Texas 78767.
Text HELPAUSTINAREA to 41444. Include your name and the amount you want to donate.
Text UWATX to 85944 and tell them the amount you want to donate.