Hurricane Katrina Resources
Hurricane Katrina brought devastation to the heart of America, separating families and leaving thousands homeless and destitute. Here's what you can do if you would like to lend a hand in the relief effort, make a charitable donation, or if you're a survivor looking for support.
How You Can Help:
- American Red Cross
To search for a missing relative or make a donation to help the Hurricane Katrina relief effort, please visit: www.redcross.org or call 800-HELP-NOW or 800-435-7669.
- Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Some of the forgotten victims are all the beloved pets who no longer have a safe home. These pets are very important to the evacuees. To help these animals any way you can, please visit: www.spca.org.
- Team Rescue
Rapper Master P started an organization called Team Rescue, to help the victims of Hurricane Katrina. For more information on Master P's organization, please visit: www.teamrescueone.com or call 888-886-7377.
- New Orleans Police Foundation:
Most of the New Orleans police officers are now homeless, but they continue to protect and serve their city.
To make a donation to the New Orleans Police Foundation please visit: www.nopf.org or call 504-913-7941.