Hurricane Katrina

weatherIn the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, our members organized 74 airlift missions into the storm-ravaged Gulf Coast states, providing 1,014,000 pounds of food, water and medical supplies. In total, COH secured and delivered more than $25 million in donated goods and services, including food, water, medicine, clothing, power generators, mobile catering kitchens, RV’s, batteries, flashlights and temporary shelter to Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Additionally, COH contributed in excess of $725,000 dollars in emergency aid, relocated 384 people from Gulf Coast states, and fed, clothed and sheltered evacuees.