Hurricane Harvey- the first category four storm to make landfall in the United States since Hurricane Charley in 2004. "We're thankful for their dedication to help others in a time of need".
Earlier on Sunday, media reported about the death of three people in Aransas County due to the storm, while local authorities of Houston and Rockport reportedly confirmed the death of two people.
Harvey made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane along the Texas Gulf Coast with over 100 miles per hour winds, and heavy rain that caused devastating floods.
According to the Red Cross, it is mobilizing hundreds of trained Red Cross disaster relief workers, truckloads of kitchen supplies and tens of thousands of ready-to-eat meals.
Red Cross volunteers are headed from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to those states all weekend, along with emergency response vehicles.
Red Cross said they are working with many community partners and governmental agencies to ensure that needed relief arrives in a timely manner. People can donate money to the Red Cross by going to its website or text 90999 to donate $10.
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One prominent charity providing assistance to victims of Harvey is the American Red Cross.
The Red Cross is always seeking volunteers.
Western Massachusetts is represented among the Red Cross volunteers from all over the country doing humanitarian work in the hurricane ravaged areas of Texas.
All Red Cross services are free and available to everyone.
In Chicago, ComEd has 50 trucks on stand-by, ready to go to south Texas to assist in disaster relief efforts - primarily getting the power back on.