Recovery from Natural Disasters
The American Red Cross
The American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization led by volunteers, provides relief to victims of disasters and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies. The Red Cross has a wide variety of volunteer opportunities. People who wish to volunteer should contact their local American Red Cross chapter, as most volunteer opportunities are fund in local communities.
The United Way
In communities across America, 1350 United Ways improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of their communities. More than fundraisers, United Ways are partners in change, working with a broad range of people and organizations to identify and resolve pressing community issues. Because of the unique conditions in diverse communities, the issues United Ways address are determined locally.