How you can help SC flood victims

A woman walks down a flooded sidewalk toward an open convenience store in Charleston, S.C., Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015. President Barack Obama declared a state of emergency in South Carolina and ordered federal aid to bolster state and local efforts as flood warnings remained in effect for many parts of the East Coast through Sunday. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

Here’s where you can donate to help flood victims in South Carolina.

People can help South Carolina flood victims by donating to Red Cross Disaster Relief by visiting, calling 1-800-RED CROSS or texting the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.

Call 1-800-SALARMY (1-800-725-2769) or text STORM to 51555 to receive a donation link for easy mobile giving.
Or check donations (designate “East Coast Floods”) can be mailed to:

The Salvation Army Southern Territorial Headquarters
P.O. Box 1959
Atlanta, GA 30301


People can also donate to the Flood Disaster Relief Fund from the United Way.


Food Lion is teaming up with the American Red Cross to support South Carolina disaster recovery. Here is a list of stores that customers can donate from now until Oct. 13. Here’s a complete list of participating stores.

Customers may donate any amount by adding it to their grocery totals when checking out at Publix registers. Collected money will be channeled through the American Red Cross for disaster relief. The program will continue for a few weeks, based on customer response.


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