Givelify and the American Red Cross team up to help communities affected by Hurricanes Ian and Fiona

INDIANAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Givelify, an online and mobile giving platform, and the American Red Cross have partnered to help communities impacted by Hurricane Ian, including those in Florida, and Hurricane Fiona in Puerto Rico, collecting donations for those in need.

According to AccuWeather, Ian carried sustained winds of 155 mph, just below Category 5 strength. It left a path of destruction from Florida to the Carolinas and is considered one of the deadliest storms in history. recent from the United States. In Puerto Rico, thousands of people are still living without power more than two weeks after Hurricane Fiona landed, and many more are without running water.

“Our hearts go out to everyone affected by catastrophic hurricanes,” said Wale Mafolasire, Founder and CEO of Givelify. “It’s times like these that we find comfort in the kindness and generosity of others.”

In Florida, Red Cross response efforts are well advanced. More than 1,500 Red Cross Societies in all 50 states and the District of Columbia are supporting relief efforts. With its partners, the Red Cross provided more than 355,000 meals and snacks to people in need. And in Puerto Rico, the organization is still on the ground, bringing comfort and care to recovering communities.

“The Red Cross is grateful for Givelify’s partnership to help support communities impacted by Hurricanes Ian and Fiona,” said Elizabeth Penniman, vice president of communications at the American Red Cross.

You can help those affected by Hurricanes Ian and Fiona by making a secure donation to the Red Cross through the Givelify mobile app or online. Your donation, whatever its size, enables the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from disaster.

About Givelify

Givelify is the most popular and trusted online and mobile donation platform. With its powerful donation management system, it is the fastest growing technology to advance generosity around the world. We instantly connect people to their heart’s impulse to do good with award-winning products and experiences. A global community of more than one million giving people supports their favorite churches, places of worship, nonprofits and causes with nearly $3 billion in donations to more than 55,000 organizations. Givelify leads all donation apps on the App Store and Google Play Store with over 90,000 genuine verified reviews with an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars. Learn more at Givelify.com.

About the American Red Cross

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and comforts disaster victims; provides about 40% of the nation’s blood; teaches life-saving skills; distributes international humanitarian aid; and supports veterans, service members and their families. The Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that depends on the volunteers and generosity of the American public to carry out its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org or cruzrojaamericana.org, or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.