Thursday, October 23, 2014

Tornado relief: How you can help

Indiana Campus Compact is aggregating ways in which you can lend assistance to relief efforts.

Splashlife's "Rebuilding from Devastation Campaign for Tornado Relief"

Latest updates for Joplin tornado recovery

In Joplin, MO:
Capital Area Red Cross chapter on drop-offs in Mid-Missouri
American Red Cross online donation center
Show-Me-Response Team for volunteer health professionals
Missouri SEMA

From the Alabama Poverty Project
http://alabamapossible.org/2011/04/tornado-relief-how-you-can-help/

National VOAD (Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster) is a coalition of organizations that respond to disasters. 
http://www.nvoad.org/index.php/hth.html

National Relief Network (www.nrn.org>) matches groups with disaster projects.  In addition to securing work for your group, they arrange housing and meals (which can be very difficult to do if you do not have any relationships in the impacted area)

YSA (Youth Service America) has a brief Service-Learning Tip Sheet specifically addressing Disaster Preparedness. 
http://tools.ysa.org/downloads/modules/DisasterReliefModule.pdf

The American Red Cross:
http://www.redcross.org

Samaritian's Purse
http://www.samaritanspurse.org/index.php


Last month October 2014 Next month
S M T W T F S
week 40 1 2 3 4
week 41 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
week 42 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
week 43 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
week 44 26 27 28 29 30 31


 

Indiana Campus Compact is grateful to Lilly Endowment Inc. for significant funding in support of programs, training,and resources for our member campuses that allow them to deepen their commitment to community engagement and service-learning.