Residents of Oklahoma helped NYC after Hurricane Sandy, and now it’s our turn to help the victims of the terrible tornadoes that struck Oklahoma. Help Oklahoma tornado victims by donating money to the big social service agencies that are already on the scene, providing food and shelter, along with emotional support.
Red Cross – Click here to donate online to the Red Cross tornado relief in Oklahoma. Or, text “STORM” to 80888 to make $10 donation. You can also donate by phone at 1-800-RED CROSS.
Salvation Army – Click here to donate online to the Salvation Army’s Oklahoma tornado relief online or call 1-800-SAL-ARMY (1-800-725-2769). You can also text the word “STORM” to 80888 to donate $10 through your mobile phone; to confirm your gift, respond with the word “Yes.” You can also send a check to the Salvation Army, PO Box 12600, Oklahoma City, OK 73157.
AmeriCares – Click here to donate online to AmeriCares Oklahoma disaster relief
Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief is a state-based social service group. Click here to donate.
Beware of charity frauds that always crop up after a disaster, when the bad guys take advantage of the good guys. Here’s the article I wrote following Hurricane Sandy on how to avoid charity frauds.