Action-Alert: Continue to Support Hurricane Harvey Recovery Efforts


September 1, 2017

While our thoughts and prayers continues to be with those affected by Hurricane Harvey, Organization of Iranian American Communities-US (OIAC) calls upon all its members and nationwide network to elevate their efforts for recovery support in and around Houston, Beaumont/Port Arthur as well as southwest Louisiana. The Federal Emergency Management Agency recommends checking with the National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster for a list of trusted disaster-relief organizations in Texas. We will continue our efforts at local and national levels.

At the local lever, please reach out to:

At the national level, please reach out to:

  • The American Red Cross is accepting donations on its website. You can also text HARVEY to 90999 to donate.
  • AmeriCares takes medicine and supplies to survivors.
  • Catholic Charities provides food, clothing, shelter and support services to those from all religious backgrounds.
  • Donations to the Salvation Army can be made online, by calling 1-800-SAL-ARMY (1-800-725-2769) or texting STORM to 51555.
  • Save the Children is delivering baby supplies, including cribs and strollers, and setting up child-friendly spaces in shelters.



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