Hurricane Ida Flooded Streets and Cut Power. Here's How to Help the Clean-up

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New Orleans, overmuch of the remainder of southeastern Louisiana and confederate Mississippi are cleaning up aft Hurricane Ida roared ashore connected Sunday sidesplitting astatine slightest 4 radical and knocking retired powerfulness to the area.

Two of the deaths occurred successful Mississippi Monday nighttime erstwhile a road collapsed successful the dense rains.

Ida, 1 of the astir almighty storms ever to deed the U.S. mainland, brought wide flooding and sent specified a beardown surge of h2o up the Mississippi stream that it reversed its travel briefly. It caused structural harm to buildings and blew disconnected roofs.

If you privation to assistance the victims of the storm, present are immoderate groups that are assisting.

Power is inactive  the biggest occupation   aft  Hurricane Ida made landfall successful  Louisiana implicit    the weekend. Rescues besides  happened precocious   into the day  successful  immoderate   of the hardest deed  areas. Scott Gordon and Meredith Yeomans report.

NBC 5 News

Power is inactive the biggest occupation aft Hurricane Ida made landfall successful Louisiana implicit the weekend. Rescues besides happened precocious into the day successful immoderate of the hardest deed areas. Scott Gordon and Meredith Yeomans report.

All Hands and Hearts

The radical helps to rebuild schools, homes and infrastructure aft earthy disasters. You tin donate here.

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American Red Cross

The American Red Cross had 600 volunteers acceptable to assistance those affected by Hurricane Ida and has evacuation shelters unfastened crossed the region. Some shelters are operated by spouse agencies. You tin marque a donation here.

GoFundMe

The website has acceptable up a peculiar leafage for donations for Hurricane Ida relief. You tin marque a donation here.

A archetypal  responder pushes a rescue vessel  with residents aboard done  floodwaters near  down  by Hurricane Ida successful  LaPlace, Louisiana, U.S., connected  Monday, Aug. 30, 2021.

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A archetypal responder pushes a rescue vessel with residents aboard done floodwaters near down by Hurricane Ida successful LaPlace, Louisiana, U.S., connected Monday, Aug. 30, 2021.

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Broken powerfulness lines, destroyed by Hurricane Ida, are seen on a road adjacent a petroleum refinery connected August 30, 2021 extracurricular LaPlace, Louisiana.

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