If you’re looking for a way to help the victims of the recent hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the Salvation Army is (in my opinion) the best way to do it. (And the most efficient; the Army’s administrative costs are one of the lowest around.)

There are many ways to do this.





  • Click here to donate online.
  • Donate by Phone: 1-800-SAL-ARMY (1-800-725-2769)
  • Donate by Mail:
    Please make checks payable to “The Salvation Army” and clearly marked “Hurricane Harvey”.
    Southern Territory
    PO BOX 1959
    Atlanta, GA 30301
  • Donate via mobile phone. Text “STORM” to 80888 to donate $10.

Thank you very much!

[Full disclosure: I grew up in the Salvation Army. My parents are retired pastors / “officers”.]

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