How To Help Those Who Were In Hurricane Sandy's Path

At least 13 people have died, more than 6 million are without power as the superstorm landed and lashed New Jersey and New York.

Tuesday morning broke to find a battered and damaged east coast, as the worst storm in the area's memory spent its fury with hurricane force winds and slashing sheets of rain.

The before moving inland and on up to New York, swamping New York City with flood water and causing yet incalculable damage to infrastructure. More 5 million people lost power across 10 states, according to CNN, and at least 13 people were killed — adding to the death toll of 67 in the Carribbean.

Watching the images, videos and updates flood in from the other side of the country can leave Californians feeling helpless. But there are a number of ways Concordians can come to the aid of those affected by Sandy. 

How to Help During Superstorm Sandy

Do you know of any other ways to support those affected by Hurricane Sandy? How are you helping out? Please comment below.

Related: Do you have friends or family members in the path of Hurricane Sandy? Interactive map here.

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Red Cross Leadership Council Member October 30, 2012 at 02:57 PM
If you would like to help people affected by these disasters, you can make a donation today to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief by visiting www.redcross.org, calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or texting the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.


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