How you can help Louisiana’s flood victims

Published 9:00 am Monday, August 22, 2016

As Louisiana attempts to recover from devastating flooding that destroyed tens of thousands of homes and has left many residents homeless and in need of basic necessities, here are ways you can help flood victims from out of state:

Red Cross
– Call 1-800-REDCROSS or text LAFLOODS to 90999 to donate $10

United Way of Southeast Louisiana
Donate online

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United Way of Acadiana
Donate online

Denham Springs Animal Shelter (destroyed in the flooding)

Tangi Humane Society (devastated by flooding)
-Donate via GoFundMe or this Amazon Wish List.

Gulf Coast Floods Children’s Relief Fund
Donate online

If you’d like to mail donations to flood victims, here’s a helpful list from