Hurricane Harvey - How You Can Help

Respond and Support Recovery

Help people affected by Hurricane Harvey

Donate money

Donate monetarily to the American Red Cross.

Donate funds to the Lutheran Disaster Response Fund.   The Evangelical Lutheran Church of America is collecting funds for Hurricane Harvey relief.

Give Blood

Give blood - There is an emergency need for blood donors in the affected areas.  Set up an appointment today with the American Red Cross at a site in Saint Peter or nearby towns of Le Sueur or Cleveland.

Learn More and Find Volunteer Opportunities in Texas

Gustavus Engage, our community engagement portal, is supported by GivePulse, which is based in Austin, Texas.  They have created a page listing organizations that are seeking volunteers and other relief support.  Visit the Gustavus Engage Hurricane Harvey Relief page.

Learn more about relief efforts by American Red Cross.

Donate money, not "stuff", work through organizations, and think long term

General advice on how to respond and help with a sustained recovery - How to Help: Higher Education and Disaster Relief - blog post from Iowa Campus Compact on how to respond