Tornado Recovery

On April 27 and 28, 2014, tornadoes tore through Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Tennessee, leaving massive destruction and several deaths in their wake. As of April 29, conditions are ripe for additional tornadoes in several East Coast and Midwestern states

The following nonprofits are providing emergency relief to those in the tornado's path. We'll add to this list as we get more information.

Expert-Recommended Nonprofits

OrganizationRecommended by
American National Red Cross Philanthropedia, Root Cause
Save the Children Philanthropedia, Root Cause

To see the experts' comments on an organization in the list, click on the nonprofit's name and look at the summary and impact tabs of the organization's report.

Other Nonprofits

The following nonprofits are also participating in the relief efforts.

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Should Your Organization Be Listed Here?

Is your organization involved in the recovery efforts? Have you posted that information on your Web site? E-mail us to let us know. Choose "Other" as the subject of your message and include:

  • Organization name
  • Employer Identification Number (EIN) (makes it easier for us to look up your report on GuideStar)
  • URL of the page outlining your participation in the recovery efforts
  • Name and e-mail of someone we can contact if we have questions
  • Whether or not you want to collect donations through the GuideStar Web site. Note: You must give us explicit permission to add a Donate Now button to your GuideStar Report.

Once we have confirmed your participation in the recovery, we'll add you to this page.