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Support disaster relief efforts in southeastern U.S.

October 17

 

Vanguard Charitable, in partnership with Charity Navigator, has confirmed that the organizations listed below are supporting relief efforts for areas in the southeastern U.S. affected by the Hurricane Michael. The category 4 storm crashed into the Florida panhandle on October 10th. The storm system drenched areas of Georgia and the Carolinas with heavy rainfall, areas which are still recovering from Hurricane Florence.

In order to best assist relief efforts, we have expedited the granting process so that your grant can be put to use as quickly as possible. To recommend grants to charities supporting these disaster relief efforts, or efforts related to other ongoing disasters:

 

  1. Log in to your online philanthropic account.

  2. ​On the Account Summary page, click Recommend a grant.

  3. Select the charity to which you would like to recommend a grant. If the organization is not saved
    to your saved charities list, click “Add a new charity” to search GuideStar search by EIN to find the organization.

  4. Choose the specific grant purpose titled Disaster Relief in the third step of the
    grant recommendation process.

 

If you would like more information on supporting disaster relief efforts in other areas, please see the quick links below.

Charity name Employer Identification Number Additional information

All Hands and Hearts - Smart Response

20-3414952

Immediate needs, general relief/aid, housing and shelter, muck, gut, chainsaw work, mold sanitation

American Kidney Fund

23-7124261

Immediate needs, financial support to individuals and families

American Red Cross

53-0196605

Immediate needs, providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid, financial support to individuals and families, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items), housing and shelter

Americares

06-1008595

Immediate needs, funding other organizations to provide aid, general relief/aid, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

Big Cat Rescue

59-3330495

Housing and shelter to displaced exotic cats or those in harm's way

Catholic Charities Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc.

59-0875805

Providing for long-term needs, financial support to individuals and families

Children's Hunger Fund

95-4335462

Immediate needs, providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid, assistance for children, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

Christian Relief Fund

51-0183054

Immediate needs, funding other organizations to provide aid, general relief/aid

Church World Service

13-4080201

Immediate needs, funding other organizations to provide aid, providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

Convoy of Hope

68-0051386

Immediate needs, funding other organizations to provide aid, general relief/aid, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

Direct Relief

95-1831116

Immediate needs, providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid, medical services, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

DonorsChoose.org

13-4129457

Providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid, assistance for children, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

Feeding Tampa Bay

59-2116576

Immediate needs, providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid, assistance for children, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

Feeding the Gulf Coast

63-0821997

Immediate needs, providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid, assistance for children, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items), food, water, supplies

First Book

52-1779606

Providing for long-term needs

GlobalGiving

30‑0108263

Immediate needs, funding other organizations to provide aid, providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid, medical services, assistance for children, financial support to individuals and families, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items), housing and shelter, search and rescue

Good360

54-1282616

Providing for long-term needs, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

Habitat for Humanity International

91-1914868

Housing and shelter

Heart to Heart International

48-1108359

Immediate needs, general relief/aid, medical services, assistance for children, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

International Medical Corps

95-3949646

Immediate needs, providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid, medical services, assistance for children, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items), housing and shelter

International Relief Teams

33-0412751

Immediate needs, general relief/aid, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

LeSEA Global FEED THE HUNGRY

32-0053249

Immediate needs, general relief/aid, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

Matthew 25: Ministries

31-1348100

Immediate needs, general relief/aid, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

Orphan Grain Train

31-1614650

Providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid, assistance for children, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

Samaritan's Purse

58-1437002

Immediate needs, providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid

Save the Children

06-0726487

Immediate needs, general relief/aid, assistance for children, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

SBP

26-2189665

Immediate needs, providing for long-term needs, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items), housing and shelter

Team Rubicon

27-1720480

Immediate needs, general relief/aid

World Help

54-1615454

Immediate needs, general relief/aid, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

World Vision

95-1922279

Immediate needs, providing for long-term needs, general relief/aid, assistance for children, relief supplies (providing critical non-cash items)

 

The nonprofit community’s response will be ongoing, and as such, this list is not meant to be exhaustive. Vanguard Charitable encourages you to approach disaster relief the same way you approach all giving: strategically.