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Please Help Katrina Victims

September 1, 2005

Hurricane Katrina has hit the Gulf coast states hard — hundreds may be dead and thousands more are homeless. Please take a moment to contribute and support the American Red Cross’ relief efforts. You can make a donation by going to the Red Cross website. You can also call the American Red Cross at 1-800-HELP NOW (435-7669) English or 1-800-257-7575 para Espanol.

Or you can contact your local Red Cross chapter and volunteer your time. For updated hurricane info, go to National Public Radio’s katrina blog

Also accepting cash donations:

  • Operation Blessing, 1-800-436-6348

  • America’s Second Harvest, 1-800-344-8070

Donate Cash and Volunteer:

  • Adventist Community Services, 1-800-381-7171

  • Catholic Charities, USA, 703 549-1390

  • Christian Disaster Response, 941-956-5183 or 941-551-9554

  • Christian Reformed World Relief Committee, 1-800-848-5818

  • Church World Service, 1-800-297-1516

  • Convoy of Hope, 417-823-8998

  • Corporation for National and Community Service Disaster Relief Fund, 202-606-6718

  • Lutheran Disaster Response, 800-638-3522

  • Mennonite Disaster Service, 717-859-2210

  • Nazarene Disaster Response, 888-256-5886

  • Presbyterian Disaster Assistance, 800-872-3283

  • Salvation Army, 1-800-SAL-ARMY (725-2769)

  • Southern Baptist Convention — Disaster Relief, 1-800-462-8657, ext. 6440

  • United Methodist Committee on Relief, 1-800-554-8583


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