BENEFITING: American Red Cross
As many of you are aware, there has been massive flooding in Baton Rouge and the surrounding areas over the past few days. The floods have reached catastrophic levels and thousands of residents have been forced to evacuate their homes. Some of those affected by this awful tragedy are our very own Emory students from Louisiana and their families.
As a Law School, we are committed to not only serving our communities in difficult times, but we also are entering a profession that is based on service to others.
If you have been personally affected or know of anyone affected, Emory Law Student Bar Association has identified some resources that you can use regarding the flooding:
Assistance: 1) If you received any flood damage call FEMA 800-621-3362; you can also apply for assistance at www.disasterassitance.gov 2) Baton Rouge City Assistance 225-389-2100 Volunteering and Donations: 1) The Red Cross is seeking volunteers, call 855-489-2528 or sign up online at volunteerlouisiana.org