Faith-Based and Other Ways to Help Our Neighbors Affected by Hurricanes Harvey & Irma

Here are links and other options for denominationally-based emergency and disaster relief services that are providing help for those affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Below are some agencies and emergency funds located in Houston and the surrounding area. Find Florida organizations involved in relief at http://www.pachurchesadvocacy.org/fl-orgs-offering-irma-relief/.


EMERGENCY AND DISASTER RELIEF SERVICES—Denominational


Church of the Brethren

  • Emergency Disaster Fund: www.brethren.org/edf
  • Checks may be made out to EDF and sent to the Church of the Brethren, 1451 Dundee Ave., Elgin, IL 60120.
  • Call the Brethren Disaster Ministries office toll-free at 800-451-4407.

Church of God


Church World Service: https://cwsglobal.org/our-work/emergencies/


Episcopal Church


Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Mennonite Church USA


Presbyterian Church (USA)


Roman Catholic Church


Southern Baptist Convention


United Church of Christ


United Methodist Church


Links to Groups Providing Help in Houston/Regionally

Here are also a few general relief funds set up for both immediate disaster assistance and long-term services:

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