I am sitting in my living room watching the coverage of the tornadoes in Oklahoma and I want to give back. Below you will find some of the resources I found that will be able to help the victims of this deadly disaster. I hope this helps.
The Oklahoma Red Cross is asking people to donate by texting Red Cross to 90999 which will be a $10 donation, spokesman Ken Garcia said. Garcia said the donations allow the Red Cross purchase needed supplies. You can donate online here.
Those who are looking for family members can visit http://www.safeandwell.org, Garcia said. Local Red Cross units will be dispatched throughout the damaged area.
Text “REDCROSS” to 90999 for $10 donation to help tornado victims in Oklahoma City.
The Salvation Army Arkansas-Oklahoma Division has dispatched disaster response teams.
Donations can be made to:
- The Salvation Army Disaster Relief, P.O. Box 12600, Oklahoma City, OK 73157. Designate Oklahoma Tornado Relief on all checks.
- Donate by phone: (800) 725-2769
- Donate online: Here
HopeMob is striving to raise $15,000 to help the Oklahoma Tornado Victims. You can donate by clicking here.
Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief
Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief says it has deployed at least 80 volunteers to respond to severe weather in Oklahoma. Those interested in helping can make a tax-deductible donation to the BGCO’s Disaster Relief ministry online or call (405) 942-3800. You may also send checks to: BGCO Attn: Disaster Relief 3800 N. May Ave. Oklahoma City, OK 73112.
If you have any other places people can donate or help, please leave the information in the comment section of this post.