There is help needed in Eastern Iowa, as cleanup and recovery continue from the Monday, 8/11 Derecho storm. Most of the below information is for Cedar Rapids. If you know of any other community efforts, email that to us, and we’ll include it on this page. (email@example.com) Or call 563-690-0800
Keep an eye on a Facebook page that is dedicated to resources needed HERE
Monetary donations can be made through https://iowagivingcrew.com/
Volunteers should text 319-432-9754 with their availability and whether you are looking to make deliveries, do wellness checks, work at the site, or debris cleanup.
- Volunteers (All day, especially Late afternoon/evening)
- Flashlights/Solar Powered Lights
- Battery Operated Lanterns
- Non-perishable Food Items
- Extension Cords
- Toiletries (body wash, hand soap, shampoo/conditioner, hand sanitizer, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste)
- Pre-made Meals/Sandwiches
- Large Trash Bags
- Paper Towels
- Canned Meat
- Cleaning Supplies
Donations may be dropped off and supplies can be picked up at 5001 1st Ave SE 106A, Cedar Rapids.