Several people mentioned they are too busy to volunteer, but want to help in a disaster.
Organizations could use your help throughout the year, not just in a disaster.
Did you know that organizations, such as the Red Cross do not receive money from the government? They are funded through donations.
- Consider donating blood.
- Consider emptying your loose coin bank and donating it.
- Consider taking that old cell phone you have not used for years and donate that.
- Are you about to purchase a new car? You can donate your vehicle as well.
Here are some local ideas on how to give back to the community, without taking much, if any of your time.