Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief Campaign



In response to the damages caused by Hurricane Harvey, the NAACP Houston Branch has accomplished the following:


August 28, 2017 

Actively worked to rescue and save more than 3,500 People on August 28, 2017 from the rising flood waters in eastern Harris County and Houston.


Supported the evacuation over 500 people from a high school and relocated those individuals

to mega shelters.


 August 29, 2017

Assisted in the reopening of a Walmart store using volunteers and EEOC resources
which serve 1629 families


September 1, 2017

Designed and developed the first ever Disaster Support Command Center for the State of Texas.  The DSCC will support and provide a significant resource model for all citizens in need.


Designed and developed a new disaster housing assistance program in coordination with

local and state officials. 


Identified over 60,000 apartment units that were significantly affected by the flood.  An ongoing evaluation of needs through GIS mapping has begun.


Assessed one apartment complex and developed an after action support plan to provide individual family assistance.  The Houston Chapter provided food and water to a 560 unit complex with the support of Windsor Village United Methodist Church.


September 3, 2017

Assisted in the food, water and cleaning supply distribution at a church


 September 3-6, 2017

Identified and set-up a building to begin a single point of coordination for Hurricane Harvey

Rebuild and Recovery efforts. 


Our work has just begun. We will be working continuously over the coming months and years to restore Houston. We are currently accepting donations for direct assistance in our efforts moving forward!




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