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SUPPORT TO FLOOD VICTIMS
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Information updated as of August 23, 2016

The following is the most up-to-date information provided by the Disaster Ministry office of Catholic Charities – Jackson Diocese.  Contact Charles Graham, Coordinator of Disaster Ministry for more information: charles.graham@ccjackson.org or 601-326-3785.


WILKINSON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI

The communities of Crosby, Buffalo and Centerville in Southwest Mississippi have been severely impacted by the recent floods.  

HOW YOU CAN HELP:

MONETARY DONATIONS

Can be sent through Catholic Charities at www.catholiccharitiesjackson.org or directly to the local community at www.msdisasterreponse.org (Designate Wilkinson County)

DONATED ITEMS

Deliver to:  338 Hwy 33 North, Crosby, MS 39366
Hours:  Monday through Saturday 8AM to 5PM, Sunday 8AM to Noon
Items being accepted:  

  • Non-perishable food items

  • Household items

  • Building materials

  • Furniture & appliances

  • NO CLOTHING

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED:  

Contact 225-235-7807 to schedule your individual or group volunteer support


LOUISIANA

Provide assistance through Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge:

Assist through the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness:  Volunteer help is needed to clean and muck out homes with flood damage. If you are able to help with this process, please contact www.volunteerlouisiana.gov