Although the heavy rain that came with Hurricane Harvey is over, parts of Texas still remains flooded with shelters being strained to it’s limits. Rockport, Texas is a town of 10,000 people where most of the homes sustained significant damaged and where parts of city has been wiped out. You can find more images of the aftermath of Rockport on ABC news article Rockport, Texas, homeowner returns to debris and devastations.
Dompet Dhuafa USA with the help of a Rockport resident and community member is providing temporary shelter for the residents of Rockport as they return to evaluate the severe damages of their home most of which are beyond repairs. Your donations will help us to give much needed basic supplies as Texas recovers from this devastating storm.
If you are in or around Rockport, we are looking for the following at the shelter:
- Mattress + bedding (sheets, bed covers, etc) and sleeping bags.
- Flashlights+ batteries
- Gas can + gas
- Personal hygiene
- Household cleaning supplies
If you like to make physical donations on site please email us at email@example.com to make arrangements.