With everything happening in Houston there are dozens of ways to help and donate to their recovery efforts. A full list of ways can be found here. However, we've compiled a list of local makers, businesses and events donating to the cause as well.
The local salon will be working with the Cajun Navy and Cajun Rosies as a drop-off point for non-perishable food items. The first run of donations will leave Friday. Here’s some of the suggested items:
•Gatorade (individual serving size)
•Individual packs of crackers and cheese
Taco Tailgate & Gameday IPA Release
Gov’t Taco will be slinging their delicious tacos Thursday for the release of Tin Roof Brewing Company’s Gameday IPA.There will be live music, tacos and brews from 7-9 at Tin Roof!20% of all sales from food and the tap room will be donated directly to Operation BBQ Relief, an organization who are prepared to feed the first responders and people affected by the storm.
Shop for a great cause. Bring in toiletries for those affected in Houston and get15% off your purchase this week.
Magpie Downtown and Partnering be throwing a relief fundraiser on the rooftop of the Commerce Building. It all happens Friday Sept 8th at 6:30 PM. With a $25 donation for Flood Relief you will be able to take part in a food buffet, two drink tickets, live music and a breathtaking view of downtown Baton Rouge and the Mississippi River.
Guests bringing a donation that could be used in children’s lunchboxes such as: granola bars, Little Debbie’s, Gatorade etc. will receive an additional drink ticket.