Many of us are wondering 'What Can I Do and Who Needs Help?' Be assured, whatever your capacity or comfort level - there is an opportunity for you to contribute! Both locally and regionally, there are agencies and organizations providing services to those in need - see below.
(This is not a complete list, but one intended to point you in a direction. If you're a part of a church group, team, Boy Scout troops - you name it - gathering items and have a distribution plan, let me know and I will pass it along. Note - We are happy to pick up your donations and distribute to the charities of your choice. Just give us a call and we'll make it happen!)
Click or TEXT and Donate $ - Houston Food Bank Harvey Relief
American Red Cross - TEXT HARVEY to 90999 to make a $10 donation
Montgomery County Food Bank - TEXT MCFB to 45777
Donate Food and Supplies - (Agencies/Organizations by Area):
4242 Interfaith Way
Interfaith is currently assessing needs and assisting in meeting basic needs of the individuals and families in the local shelters, as well as making plans for long-term housing for displaced families. In the meantime, you can donate on the Interfaith website, www.woodlandsinterfaith.org. The immediate needs are: -non-perishable food -snacks -water -shoes -diapers -wipes -new undergarments -new blankets -new pillows -new towels
7801 Bay Branch Dr. The Woodlands, TX 77382
Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
One Food For Life Way
Donate Needed Supplies - Bottled water, first aid kits, cleaning supplies, trash bags, rubber gloves, face particle/dust masks, laundry detergent, personal care items (toiletries), blankets, pillows, new towels, new socks (adult & children), new undergarments (adult & children), canned meats (protein), canned rice or beans, canned fruit and vegetables, canned soups, stews and chili, dry cereal, easy to open snacks, powdered milk, baby formula
1022 McCall Ave. Conroe, TX 77301
Phone: 936-539-1096 Tuesday – Friday 8:30 am – 11:30 am and 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Donate Needed Supplies - Bedding, clothing, toys, personal care items
22098 Loop 494 New Caney, TX 77381
Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Donate Needed Supplies - Bedding, clothing, personal care items
SHELTERS IN NEED OF DONATIONS
9055 Airport Road, 77303
Donate Needed Supplies: Cots and bedding are a priority need
2200 Lake Woodlands Drive
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m
Donate Needed Supplies: The Woodlands United Methodist Church is not a shelter but is continuing to receive donations at the Church. Please bring them to the entrance by the church offices, on the Lake Woodlands Drive side of the building.
Items needed today: Toiletries, New socks, Diapers and baby supplies, Cleaning supplies, Non-perishable food items, Light blankets, Air mattresses, Limited clothing: Please do not bring bags full of clothing. What is needed: Mostly men’s items – especially Large and XL plus men’s shoes, Some women’s and children’s clothing
Note: Please fold each item and label by size and style (Men, Women, Boy, Girl). The shelters do not have the capacity to sort clothing at this time so this will be a huge help.
Financial and Gift Card Donations: Donations can be made in two ways: Contributions made out to “TWUMC” and marked for “Disaster Relief” or through the donation link on the church website. Gift Cards from grocery stores, Wal-Mart or Target
This is not a complete list, but one intended to point you in a direction. If you're a part of a church group, team, Boy Scout troops - you name it - gathering items and have a distribution plan, let me know and I will pass it along!
We're in this together!