Disaster Relief Fund Reports

United Way of the Coastal Bend Disaster Relief Fund Grants

United Way of the Coastal Bend is here for the long-haul and committed to supporting the mid- and long-term recovery needs for Coastal Bend residents. Records on this page will be updated regularly, reflecting dispersal of funds and their intended use as our community rebuilds. 

Total Funds Raised (as of 10/9/17): $300,957

Allocation One: $50,000

On Wednesday, September 27th – after recognizing the increasing need for emergency relief – United Way of the Coastal Bend distributed the first allocation from the Disaster Relief Fund. This allocation will provide necessary support to local programs providing direct assistance with our community’s short-term, emergency needs. 

$40,000 – Catholic Charities

Utility assistance, temporary housing assistance and rental/mortgage assistance

$10,000 – Salvation Army

Food assistance