United Way of Northeast Louisiana


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Financial Donations to Harvey Relief 

Those interested in making a cash donation to support those affected by Harvey, can do so via one of the following methods:


Flood the Love Donations Drive for Harvey Announced

United Way of Northeast Louisiana and United Way of Northeast Louisiana 2-1-1 have launched Flood the Love, a community donations drive to collect cleaning goods, hygiene products, and other basic items to help those affected by Harvey in South Louisiana and Texas.

Donations will be accepted through Friday, September 15, 2017.

Items collected during the Flood the Love Donations Drive will be distributed to the United Way of Southwest Louisiana (Lake Charles)United Way of Beaumont & North Jefferson County (Beaumont, TX), and United Way of Mid-South Jefferson County (Port Arthur, TX)

Items being collected are:

We are NOT accepting clothing donations


Flood the Love Drop-Off Locations



Run a Flood the Love Donations Drive!

United Way of Northeast Louisiana has provided the materials online to run your own internal Flood the Love Donations Drive in your company or organization. Simply download the promotional packet below to get started. You may also request Flood the Love collection bins through the form below.

CLICK HERE to download the Flood the Love promotional packet with everything you need to run your own Flood the Love campaign 

CLICK HERE to request collection bins


For more information about Flood the Love, contact Valisia Tisdale, Volunteer Engagement Manager, at 318-998-9221 , or by email at vtistale@unitedwaynela.org.


Sign Up to Volunteer NOW!

Those interested in volunteering to lend a hand during times of disaster, can CLICK HERE, or call 2-1-1 to sign up now in the case that we need to send out a call for disaster volunteers. Our Volunteer Engagement Manager will contact you if and when your services are needed right here in Northeast Louisiana. 


For more information

Be sure to check back here, as well as on our Facebook and Twitter for updates regarding conditions in our area and our response to any potentially significant weather events.

For more information about United Way of Northeast Louisiana’s role in Flood Response and Disaster Recovery, call 2-1-1, or contact Janet Durden, President of United Way of Northeast Louisiana, at 318-325-3869 , or by email at jdurden@unitedwaynela.org

United Way of Northeast Louisiana fights for the Education, Financial Stability, Health, and Basic Needs of every person in our community. For more information about United Way of Northeast Louisiana, dial 2-1-1 on any landline or mobile phone, a free call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, or visit www.unitedwaynela.org.




United Way of Northeast Louisiana | HOME | CONTACT | 1201 Hudson Lane, Monroe, LA 71201 | (318) 325-3869 | 300 West Carolina Avenue, Ruston, LA 71270 | (318) 232-0055