Relief agencies can use cash to meet survivors' specific needs more quickly. While many relief agencies prefer the versatility of cash donations, some have the infrastructure in place to store and distribute donated goods. To prevent waste, donations of goods should be made to agencies that have requested specific items. It is best to get precise information and confirm the needs before collecting any donated goods.

Financial Donations

If you are interested in making a financial donations, AVOAD recommends the following local organizations that are proven local partners with a demonstrated track record in local disaster recovery and relief and are currently accepting financial donations for relief and long term recovery efforts. 

Community Foundation of Acadiana
Greater Acadiana United Way Disaster Fund
Second Harvest of Acadiana

In-Kind Donations

If you are interested in donating in-kind goods, the following agencies are local sites accepting donations. Please see below for items needed, continue on for parish based donation sites, as well as hours donations can be received. 

Donation Collection Site Registration 

Please register your donation site through AVOAD the form below. 

Select the type of of site you are operating *
Address *
Do you have the ability to pick up or deliver items? *
Contact Person *
Contact Person
Is this organization an AVOAD member agency? *