Katrina Update

Katrina Update


- The Red Cross, United Way of America and Salvation Army are reacting quickly and getting to the hardest hit areas and people, they greatly need the help of cash donations.
– MSNBC resource on How to help Katrina’s victims
Charity Navigator has a page on helping hurricane victims.
– Donate to the Humane Society’s Disaster Animal Response Teams

Flickr users continue to provide the most comprehensive source of photos of the disaster:
– Hurricane Katrina – overall search results
– A Red Cross volunteer’s touching shots
– Large collections of various news photos
New arial shots

Tiger Lilly, who’s from the area has been passing along info:
The feds cut a ridiculous amount of money from the corps of engineers and hurricane relief within the last 2 years.
The animals at the Audubon Zoo and at the Aquarium of the Americas are alright.

Google has the latest news from around the country.
Capturing Katrina
Helping Animals Effected by Katrina

Important Update: Moveon.org has launched an emergency national housing drive to connect empty beds with hurricane victims.

Posted on September 1st, 2005 in Pressing Issues | Permalink