Red Cross asking people NOT to donate clothing, household goods, etc

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While the priority in Houston and other affected areas is now evacuation and safety, charities and organizations are asking those who can not be physically present for relief efforts to donate and spread awareness for the cause, primarily through social media.

"We are responding to disasters in the community every day, whether it's a small house fire or a flood or tornado, so a lot of volunteers who deploy to these large disasters are also the ones who respond to disasters in Nashville every day", said Sarah Basel, the communications director.

As of early Tuesday morning, 104 volunteers from the Red Cross Greater Chesapeake Region have been sent on a two-week deployment to Texas and Louisiana, said Jason Marshall, the organization's Southern Maryland director. Southeast of Houston, Mary's Creek at Winding Road reported 49.32 inches as of 9 am CDT.

"Right now we're focusing our resources on the Chetco Bar Wildfire, and preparing for deployment activity to Harvey". Checks can be made out to "American Red Cross - Hurricane Harvey Relief". GlobalGiving, a crowdfunding site for charities, is trying to raise $2 million for local relief and recovery efforts.

Doctor's body found in seashore after Mumbai deluge
The body of the noted doctor was discovered near seashore at Worli, Mumbai on Thursday morning. The police alerted the BMC, fire brigade officials and the NDRF team to trace the doctor.

Texas Tribune, a member-supported, nonpartisan newsroom reporting on politics and policy, listed the following organizations gathering donations for disaster relief: United Way, Americares, Salvation Army, Save the Children, Global Giving, Direct Relief, Heart to Heart and Southern Baptist Disaster Relief. It lingered over Houston as a tropical storm, causing unprecedented flooding and stranding residents who remained in their homes. This free booklet describes the tax rules that apply to making legitimate tax-deductible donations. Donations will be accepted through September 4.

The vehicles are loaded with trained volunteers, food and other supplies, functioning like mobile food trucks, he said.

The Mexican team heading to Texas has been in touch with the USA branch of the Red Cross to coordinate emergency efforts.

People all across America have pitched in to help with Hurricane Harvey relief, but government officials encourage Virginians to be careful about with whom they donate.

Apple's iPhone 8 event is confirmed for September 12
There will also be an infrared sensor that will let users unlock the device using face recognition even in low light situations. The company is also expected to announce public availability of iOS 11 , tvOS 11, watchOS 4 , and macOS High Sierra .

Sacramento Kings staff are now serving American Red Cross volunteers.

Volunteers will staff phones for viewers to call in and easily donate to disaster relief. The Kings will include donation options for generous fans to support American Red Cross initiatives.

Beyoncé told the Houston Chronicle in a statement on Monday, August 28, that she is helping out her hometown, but didn't specify a dollar amount.

Paris St-Germain, Monaco Agree Loan Deal For Striker Kylian Mbappe
FFP rules now stipulate that clubs can not post losses of more than 30 million euros over the three-year period to 2018. Monaco has won the first four games of the league season, scoring 14 goals, and is level with PSG.

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