The Wonky Way Graham-Cassidy Puts Preexisting Conditions Coverage At Risk
World's heaviest woman Eman Ahmed Abdulati passes away in Abu Dhabi
Army joins Rohingya aid operation
United States threatened by 2 hurricanes; watches issued
Myanmar Buddhist mob attacks aid shipment for Rohingya
Be Careful of Phony Charities Soliciting Donations for Victims of Hurricane Harvey
02 Setiembre 2017, 11:50 | Martinez Canez
President Trump to Donate $1 Million to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts
He said scams are going around that may collect money and items that will not go to help those in need in Texas.
As of Tuesday, more than $1 million had been donated. Ask for detailed information about the organization, including name, address, telephone number, licensing information, and percentage of your donation that will go to the charity. Scammers will come up with a name that's very similar or in the URL the name could be one letter off.
She says check their website, www.bbb.org, for tips on how to protect yourself and your pocketbook when it comes to disaster relief. Channel 2 News is teaming up with the Red Cross to collect donations in the west parking lot between 11 A.M. and 7 P.M.
Despite what an organization might claim, charities have fund raising and administrative costs.
Use caution with crowdfunding sites like GoFundMe-do your research to make sure those asking for help are legitimately in need.
"We just wanted to give back, as far as the community is concerned because I know how much they are suffering there", says Laura Seaman.
Hurricane Harvey is an vast disaster, and a huge amount of resources will be necessary to help the citizens of Texas, and the other states affected, to rebuild. Unfortunately, there are some unscrupulous individuals who will seek to personally profit from the generosity of their neighbors.
Gas Prices in DC Area Expected to Surge This Weekend
She says if they don't get another delivery today, they will indeed run out of gas. "It's like a wagon train", Benda said. That jump comes just ahead of the Labor Day holiday weekend, which typically sees heavy driving.
Isaac Hempstead Wright Says Bran Isn't the Night King
He probably didn't, not really . " You're the heir to the Iron Throne and I'm back in Winterfell and I know everything". I really tried to imagine-in any scene, I was thinking about something else or imagining what was going on elsewhere.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Is It Worth The Price?
The phablet globally be available for buying from September at a price tag of $930, which roughly comes around - Rs 59,561. The device is powered by Snapdragon 835 SoC (with some markets getting the Samsung Exynos octa-core variant as well).
Gasoline jumps 4%, oil mixed as storm hits more refineries
Further, the integrated company may soon have to abandon operations at its Beaumont refinery in Texas as well for the same reason. As of Tuesday afternoon, average fuel prices across Omaha had moved up by about 5 cents over the previous day's average.
Mannington Matching Associate Donations for Harvey Relief
From western Massachusetts, Red Cross disaster program manager Mary Nathan said six volunteers will be in place by Wednesday. The Connecticut governor thanked Red Cross volunteers on Friday for their quick response to Hurricane Harvey .