How you can help with Sandy


This aerial photo shows destroyed houses left in the wake of superstorm Sandy on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in Seaside Heights, N.J. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

There are many ways that you can help with disaster relief in the wake of superstorm Sandy. Below are several ways to donate to the relief effort:

The American Red Cross

Donate by Phone or Mail

  • Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767), or print a donation form that can be mailed to the Red Cross.
  • 1-800-257-7575 (Español)
  • 1-800-220-4095 (TDD)

North American Mission Board Disaster Relief:

  • Online donation: Click here
  • Phone—Call-1-866-407-NAMB (6262)
  • Mail—Checks may be mailed to NAMB, P.O. Box 116543, Atlanta, GA 30368-6543. Designate checks for "Disaster Relief." 

Salvation Army:

Habitat for Humanity:

The United Way:

  • Online donation: Click here
  • A $10 donation can be made by texting the word RECOVERY to 52000.

Send a text to help

Verizon Wireless, AT&T customers can make a $10 donation by texting the numbers listed below:

  • REDCROSS to 90999 to support the American Red Cross
  • STORM to 80888 to give to the Salvation Army
  • HUMANE to 80888 for the American Humane Association

T-Mobile customers can make donations to the American Red Cross via their mobile phone, with donations charged to your T-Mobile phone bill.

  • Text the keyword DONATE to 90999 to give $25
  • Text the keyword REDCROSS to 90999 to give $10