Published on August 30, 2017
Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA), the official domestic relief agency of the Catholic Church, has launched a text-to-give option that allows individuals to support the organization’s disaster operations efforts.
“Hurricane Harvey will have a devastating effect on communities in its path,” said Sister Donna Markham, President and CEO of CCUSA. “Thanks to the generosity of our donors we are able to provide the compassionate care and support to anyone – regardless of background or religious beliefs—to help them rebuild their lives.”
Funds raised will go towards Catholic Charities agencies’ efforts to assist families and individuals with shelter, food, and other immediate and long-term recovery needs.
To donate, text CCUSADISASTER to 71777 or visit www.catholiccharitiesusa.org.
You can also donate by calling 1-800-919-9338 or by mail to PO Box 17066, Baltimore, MD 21297-1066 and put “Hurricane Harvey” in the memo line of the check.
Read full press release from CCUSA.