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Monday, June 27, 2016

West Virginia Floods: How To Donate

Nearly two dozen people have died in West Virginia due to historic flooding. The floods have also destroyed homes, roads and bridges. Thousands of people are still without power. 

Coast Guard responds to
flooding in West Virginia

If you feel moved to help the people impacted by this natural disaster, then please take a moment to read our tips to help ensure you don't get scammed. And you may want to consider donating to a 4-star charity, like the United Way of Central West Virginia, which has set up a flood emergency fund, or the 4-star charity Matthew 25: Ministries which is also providing relief assistance. 

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