Here’s a list of some charitable organizations that are reaching out right now, in material ways, to those affected by the Gulf oil disaster. Please consider helping out if possible, and of course prayers too for those who are right there, facing the effects head-on.
Second Harvest Food Bank: http://no-hunger.org/
Greater New Orleans Foundation Gulf Coast Restoration Fund: www.gnof.org
United Way of New Orleans: http://www.unitedwaynola.org/gulfoilspill/index.html
Audubon Nature Institute: http://www.auduboninstitute.org/gulf-oil-spill-resources
And of course, Catholic Charities seriously is doing the lion’s share of direct humanitarian aid: www.ccano.org
Please let me know about others that are right in place, right now, to assist those affected by the oil spill.