Hurricane Harvey has impacted Houston and the surrounding areas after record rainfalls from the Category 4 storm. There are a number of options for fans of the NWSL to donate to for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. As always, it is important to independently vet charities before making donations.
For supporters of the Houston Dash, more information on the postponed match between the Dash and North Carolina Courage originally scheduled for Aug. 27 is available here.
We will get through this together.
— Houston Dash (@HoustonDash) August 28, 2017
— Janine Beckie (@janinebeckie4) August 29, 2017
For more information on donating to the Red Cross, click here. You can also text HARVEY to 90999 to donate $10. Apple users can also donate via both the App and iTunes store.
Amazon is matching donations to the American Red Cross up to $1 million when made through the Amazon website, and also has a list of supplies needed by the Red Cross.
The Mayor of Houston Sylvester Turner set up a dedicated donation site, the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund.
Portline Strategies helps provide an inclusive response to Hurricane Harvey for the disabled, and donations can be made via PayPal at their website.
Food banks and other relief agencies don’t usually provide diapers, but the Texas Diaper Bank will meet this need. When donating to Texas Diaper Bank, select “Disaster Relief” in the dropdown to earmark it for hurricane relief efforts.
Help those affected by Hurricane Harvey.
— Orlando Pride (@ORLPride) August 28, 2017
There are a few organizations working on assisting pets during hurricane relief efforts as well. Both the Houston Humane Society and SPCA of Texas are working to rescue and assist pets during the storm’s aftermath.