Houston Churches as Temporary Shelters: Andrew Doyle, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas. “We want to emphasize that we need to wait until the danger has passed to make our response so as not to complicated further the ongoing rescue operations.” | Image: Texas National Guard
Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts: Jeff Nene with Convoy of Hope joined Cash and Summer from the KTTS Morning Show to talk about the Springfield-based charity's efforts in helping those affected by Hurricane Harvey and what you can do to contribute! The storm left massive devastation in the Texas region and has already been associated with the loss of 7 lives.
As a faith-based, nonprofit organization Convoy of Hope has helped more than 80 million people throughout the world by sharing food, water, emergency supplies, agricultural know-how, and opportunities that empower people to live independent lives, free from poverty, disease and hunger.
Hurricane Harvey: Many of Houston’s streets were rendered impassable, complicating the focus on rescuing residents isolated by floodwaters or trapped in areas where the water was rising. | Image courtesy: Julie Turkewitz/The New York Times