Organizations that are helping the victims of Hurricane Irma, and how to donate

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1. Donors Choose has a dedicated Irma fund to help teachers rebuild

2. Feeding South Florida is a food bank accepting donations!

3. The South Florida Wildlife Center is accepting donations, as well.

4. Volunteer Florida has a dedicated disaster fund, and is the official state fund.

5. Best Friends Animal Society has a dedicated Irma page.

6. GoFundMe has a dedicated Irma Fund, but has also aggregated Irma fundraisers. (Please remember to research!)

7. Center for Disaster Philanthropy has a dedicated Irma fund, and is partnering with Google.

8. If you’re an @airbnb host w/ a home in the Florida Panhandle, Northern Georgia, NW/SE South Carolina, donate your property to evacuees.

9. Global Giving has a dedicated Irma page.

10. For the Caribbean, you can donate money to the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency

11. Donate blood to the Red Cross; find your local location here:

12. ConPRmetidos (a think tank) is raising money for Puerto Rico

13. OxFam has a dedicated Irma/Jose fund, earmarked for the Caribbean

14. Food for the Poor is raising money for Haiti

15. Team Rubicon is on the ground in Texas, and monitoring Irma/Jose.

16. Portlight Inclusive Disaster Strategies is already working on Harvey, and needs donations for Irma too

17. Unicef USA has a dedicated Irma fund

18. The American University of Antigua has a dedicated Irma fund for Barbuda.

19. OneBlood is a local Florida-based organization asking for blood donations

20. LifeSouth is also seeking blood donations:

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