In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, many volunteer based organizations need our help and here is a list of a few ways we all can contribute to the relief efforts.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, many volunteer based organizations need our help and below are a few ways we all can contribute to the relief efforts. Also, see the DNA Blog  for tips on giving in times of crisis.
Make a financial gift via www.redcross.org , 1-800-RED-CROSS or text* the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation. The text donation will show up on your wireless bill.
Donate blood: Approximately 300 Red Cross blood drives have already been canceled due to the storm, and more are expected. The Red Cross is urging immediate blood and platelet donations. Click here  for donation opportunities in your area.
Kids in Distressed Situations, Inc. needs your help now to provide disaster relief following Hurricane Sandy. Children and families in shelters and those returning to their homes are in dire need of new apparel, blankets, shoes, toys, baby products and books.
Make a financial gift by texting* GIVE 8000 to 80088 to donate $10 to K.I.D.S. or click here  to donate using a check or credit card.
Don't forget about our furry friends! The Humane Society of the United States  and American Humane Society  are seeking donations to help rescue stranded pets and help animals in shelters due to Hurricane Sandy.
*Charges will appear on your wireless bill, or be deducted from your prepaid balance.