The devastation in Texas is beyond what this area has ever experienced.
Our hearts are with our colleagues, families, friends, retailers in Houston and the entire community in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.
OMI Industries, the makers of Fresh Wave, will be making a donation to the American Red Cross Hurricane Harvey relief efforts – half of all weekend sales will be donated to the American Red Cross to help with the hurricane relief efforts – but here are some ways you can help those affected too:
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turned has established the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund for those affected by the recent flood.
To help animals suffering from the disaster, visit the Houston Humane Society
The Texas Diaper Bank in San Antonio is asking for diapers and wipes, which can be dropped off in person or mailed to: 5415 Bandera Road, Suite 504, San Antonio, Tex., 78238.
Three-Time NFL Defensive Player of the Year and All-Pro Houston Texans, J.J. Watt established a YouCaring fund-raising page, with a goal of raising $10 million. As of Thursday at 10pm it had raised more than $7 million.
The Southside Skatepark started #ICleanedOutMyClosetForHouston. To help, just go through your closet and pack up any newish, clean clothes you can spare and ship to: Southside Skatepark, 510 Iowa Street, Houston, Texas 77587. The team at Southside Skatepark also have an Amazon Registry of items of immediate need.
Any donation, no matter how large or small, will make a difference.