Thursday, September 15, 2011
texas is burning.
these tees (more on their site) will go to central texas wildfire relief efforts. please help in any way you can.
American Red Cross of Central Texas 512-929-1250. Accepting only monetary donations at this time, but check the website for partnership for food and clothing donation assistance.
Austin Disaster Relief Network 512-331-2200
Capital Area Food Bank Accepting nonperishable food donations (canned meats, granola bars, peanut butter, bottled water) at 8201 S. Congress Ave., Austin, 78745 512-282-2111
Catholic Charities of Central Texas Accepting monetary donations as well as items such as blankets, pillows, toiletries and medical supplies from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 1817 E. Sixth St., Austin, and 7-10 a.m. and 4-7 p.m. at 6225 U.S. 290 East.
United Way Capital Area (UWCA) Call 2-1-1 for information about evacuations, shelter locations, school and road closures and resources for evacuees. Collecting donations.
Local NBC affiliate kxan also lists several groups accepting help and/or donations, including:
Austin Disaster Relief Network (ADRN) has provided the following hotlines:
Public Hotline 512-331-2200
Fire Victim Relief Hotline 512-331-2600
Email email@example.com to get involved with providing supplies and relief for the families affected by the wildfires.
Faith Family Services in Hutto is picking up clothing and food donations for delivery to area pantries and organizations in direct contact with victims. They are also coordinating emergency housing with area homes. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 210-334-1708.