Texas

How you can help Harvey survivors, aid recovery efforts

EL PASO, Texas - The Rescue Mission of El Paso is ready to help those evacuated from Houston. If you would like to help the rescue mission, call (915) 532-2575.

Salvation Army of El Paso: The public is encouraged to make in-kind donations of water, blankets, baby diapers, baby food, shampoo/conditioner, soap, deodorant, toothpaste, shaving cream, razors, and blankets. In-kind donations may be dropped off at 4300 East Paisano, El Paso, TX 79905. To make a financial donation to support the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts please go to www.helpsalvationarmy.org, call 1-800-SALARMY, text STORM to 51555. The items can be dropped off at the following locations:

 ·       El Paso County Sheriff's Office, 3850 Justice Dr. - Cafeteria

·       El Paso County Courthouse, 500 E. San Antonio Ave. - 1st & 3rd Floor Lobby areas

The American Red Cross is helping the people affected by Hurricane Harvey in Texas and all across the Gulf coast. Shelters are open, truck loads of supplies are being distributed and volunteers in place. If you would like to make a donation, click here.

The El Paso Community College and Student Government Association are holding a relief drive. Donations of nonperishable food items, water bottles, men/women/children clothing, tolietries, diapers, baby food/formula, pet food, pillows, blankets, first-aid supplies and monetary donations are accepted. The drop-off location is EPCC's Valle Verde campus, Campus Life Room C-105. Call (915) 931-2096.

The City of El Paso is asking those interested in helping locally to call 3-1-1.

Save the Children's emergency responders are working around the clock to provide family-friendly supplies and services to Hurricane Harvey survivors. If you would like to donate, click here.

JJ Watt's Houston Flood Relief Fund: Any donation you can spare, no matter how large or small, is greatly appreciated. CLICK HERE to donate.

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner has established the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund that will accept donations. The fund is administered by the Greater Houston Community Foundation, a public charity. To donate, visit the GHCF website.

Official Hurricane Harvey Go Fund Me accountClick here to donate.
 
The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of Texas is also asking for foster homes for pets lost or abandoned in the wake of the devastating storm. If you are interested, click here.
 
Edward's Homes Donation Collection drop-off sites:
Far East
14708 Boer Trail 79938
Tony Aldrete (915) 227-7573

14277 Richard Wiles 79938
Tony Aldrete (915) 227-7573

14693 Alton Oaks 79938
Franco Briseno (915) 667-5418

3144 Spring Willow 79938
Ray Borrego (915) 525-5245

Horizon
13240 Pocklington Rd. 79928
Ray Borrego (915) 525-5245

13199 Freshford Ave. 79928
Ray Borrego (915) 525-5245

Westside El Paso
7881 Enchanted View 79835
Erik Gomez (915) 549-6056

969 Willow River Drive 79932
Oscar Alvarado (915) 407-9762

6113 Stone Wash Street 79932
Erik Gomez (915) 549-6056 or Oscar Alvarado (915) 407-9762