American Red Cross Provides $400 Immediate Assistance Program

The American Red Cross is going to help people with finances who were affected by Hurricane Harvey. According to ABC13, People who were directly affected by the storm can receive $400.

"Thanks to our generous donors, the American Red Cross will be providing financial assistance to Texas households that were severely impacted by Harvey and need help taking care of emergency needs," a Red Cross spokeswoman said.

The assistance will include:

  • Primary residence was severely impacted by Harvey.
  • Household is in need of emergency assistance.
  • Houston was displaced bt the impact of Harvey.

Assistance is going to be available to people in these countries: Aransas,Austin,Bastrop, Bee, Brazoria,Calhoun,Chambers,Colorado,DeWitt,Fayette,Fort Bend, Galveston, Goliad, Hardin, Harris, Jackson, Jasper,Jefferson, Karnes, Kleberg,Lavaca,Lee,Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, Newton, Nueces, Orange,Polk,Refugio,Sabine, San Jacinto,San Patricio, Tyler,Victoria,Walker,Waller,Wharton.

Sicne Sept. 8th The American Red Cross has served over 1.2 million meals and snacks with there partners and have issued almost 250,000 supplies for relief. 

"Ninety-one cents of every dollar the Red Cross spends for this disaster will go to help people affected by Harvey.Go to the Red Cross website to register. The program is open through Oct. 10."

This is an awesome effort by the American Red Cross. If you need help please apply.

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