The Red Cross is providing help and comfort to people along the Gulf Coast as power outages linger and communities begin the path to recovery.
More than 90 Georgia volunteers with expertise in sheltering, casework, health and mental health services, staffing, bulk distribution of supplies and damage assessment have answered the call to help neighbors in need. Georgia's Red Cross also deployed 7 Emergency Response Vehicles from our state to Louisiana.
Our extensive relief efforts include providing food, shelter, relief supplies and comfort for people, and the Red Cross will be in the area for weeks helping people get back on their feet:
Red Cross relief services for Isaac could cost tens of millions of dollars. We need the continued support of the public to help those in need. To donate, people can visit www.redcross.org, call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or text REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.