We are heartbroken for our neighbors who have experienced yet another Hurricane. While so many in Louisiana are assessing their situation and preparing for recovery, we have options for how you can help. So many of you have reached out to see how to lend support and we are grateful for our generous Grace Presbyterian Church family and friends.
1. Donate supplies that will be transported to Louisiana
Hurricane Ida relief items may be dropped off in the Grace Presbyterian Church Welcome Center during the following dates and times:
- Wednesday-Friday, September 1-3, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
- Sunday, September 5, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
- Monday – Thursday, September 6-9, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
We are collecting the following items (note: items will not be returned):
- Baby Items
- Toddler Food
- Non-Perishable Food
- Extension Cords
- Charging Banks
- Solar-Powered Phone Chargers
- Indoor and Outdoor Lights
If you want to order items from Amazon, you may ship them directly to Grace (10221 Ella Lee Lane, Houston, TX 77042, Attn: Kristy Elmore)
2. Donate supplies to WHAM for displaced families from Louisiana
West Houston Assistance Ministries (WHAM) is collecting:
- non-perishable food laundry detergent
- toiletries toilet paper
- diapers (adult and child) paper towels
- water trash bags
Donations may be dropped off directly to WHAM at 10501 Meadowglen Lane, Houston, TX 77042
• Monday/Wednesday/Friday from 1:00-4:00 p.m.
• Tuesday/Thursday from 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Monetary donations can also be made online HERE. Please indicate that your donation is for Hurricane Ida victims in the note section. For those who decide to stay in Houston, WHAM vows to help evacuees with the funds to secure an apartment and provide assistance with finding jobs.
3. Donate time to load supplies
Our friends at Texas Relief Warriors will be sending a trailer to Louisiana this week and they need help loading much needed supplies on Thursday and Friday. If you have time, please contact Cara Adams at (346) 255-5008 for more information.
4. Donate funds
Grace Presbyterian Church has a Disaster Relief Fund. If you would like to make a financial contribution to that fund, please click HERE and indicate “Ida Relief” in the comment section.