Mississippi Disaster Relief
AP Photo by Rogelio V. Solis; Jessica Monaghan and her son Glade Scott [pictured above]
Follow these links to make a difference in an area near you.
The Mississippi Commission for Volunteer Service provides information for volunteering as well as places to make donations and drop off needed relief items: http://www.mcvs.org/
Smithville, MS was hit with an EF-5 tornado and received much damage. Find ways to serve this community in need by visiting http://www.helpsmithville.com/. Visit the Smithville Recovery page on Facebook here: http://bitl.in/k7oj5o
The Online Newsroom of the American Red Cross of Mississippi provides current information regarding their efforts, including tornado relief and information about the flooding of the MS River: http://mississippi-redcross.org/
MSUcares.com provides an expansive list of resources concerning relief efforts for the recent tornado as well as the threat of flooding from the MS River.
Oktibbeha-Starkville Emergency Response Volunteer Services (OSERVS)
MSU Northern Experiment Station, Verona, MS
Cadence Bank, Starkville, MS