Heart For Texas

Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief

Category 4 hurricane. 3 landfalls. 5 days of rain. 15 trillion gallons of water. 444 square miles of Harris county submerged. A new United States record of 64.58 inches of rain in Nederland. An estimated $108 billion of damage. An area the size of the entire state of South Carolina affected.

A new normal has settled across southeast Texas.

Ways to Help

Thank you for your interest in helping with disaster relief in the Houston area. We understand that you want to help your neighbors in need. Click a button below to find out more about different ways you can engage in our community.

Volunteer In The Houston Area

Click the button below only if you want to volunteer for the Greater Houston area.

Volunteer In Galveston County

Click the button below only if you want to volunteer at locations south of Houston.

Volunteer Outside Houston/Galveston

Victoria, Rockport, Beaumont, Port Arthur and many more areas were affected by Harvey. Click the button below to volunteer in areas outside Houston/Galveston.

Were you, your family or

your friends affected by the flood?

We’re here to help.

We have teams from around the country and in our local area that are willing and able to help.

Donate to Support Local Efforts

We are the boots on the ground

Every dollar given to our Disaster Relief Fund will directly help evacuees and those displaced by the Hurricane and floodwaters in our area.

LCMS Requisition Form

If you are an LCMS church in the Texas District and you need supplies for disaster relief in your area, please submit a supply requistion.

Thrivent Action Teams

Thrivent Financial members have $250 available to help with disaster relief. Click here to login into your account and apply for the grant. Contact Marty Paluch with any questions.

About Heart for Texas

Heart for Texas is a coalition of Lutheran organizations with the purpose of providing disaster relief to southeast Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. We are boots on the ground.

22601 Lutheran Church Rd, Tomball, TX 77377
832-510-7481