Give to These Local Organizations Working on the Ground After the Cameras Leave
Ed. Note: This list is not exhaustive. You can submit suggested organizations and relief funds to firstname.lastname@example.org
City of Houston Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund: Established by Mayor Sylvester Turner and housed at the Greater Houston Community Foundation
Hurricane Harvey Community Relief Fund: Established by Workers Defense Project, Texas Organizing Project, and other Houston-based community organizations
LGBTQ Disaster Relief Fund: Established by Houston-based Montrose Center
Texas Workers Relief Fund: Established by AFL-CIO to aid working families in crisis
A Just Harvey Recovery: Resources compiled by a coalition of Gulf Coast justice-oriented, community organizations
The Way Home Houston: A coalition of direct-service, homeless community support organizations - contribute to partner organizations or coalition.
United Way of Houston Relief Fund: Funds immediate safety, shelter and basic needs and long-term recovery efforts - contribute online or text UWFLOOD to 41444
Local food banks:
Texas Diaper Bank: San Antonio-based organization providing diaper kits to children and families in need
Bread of Life Hurricane Relief Fund: Houston-based homeless community support organization
Avenue CDC: Houston-based affordable housing organization
SHAPE Community Center: Serves Houston African-American community
RAICES: Provides legal services to immigrant and refugee families in Central and South Texas
Lilith Fund Emergency Fund: Texas-based organization providing financial support to those who can't afford an abortion - access to abortion just got even more difficult for those affected by Harvey.