On Wednesday, October 6, 2021, heavy rains resulted in severe flooding in parts of United Way of Central Alabama’s (UWCA) coverage area. The Red Cross is still assessing major damage in the neighborhoods of Shelby and Jefferson counties.
UWCA is prepared to respond to the needs of the victims of this disaster.
Families and individuals who have questions about support options should contact 2-1-1, UWCA’s information and referral line, to connect with a call specialist who will direct them to the appropriate resources.
All donations will go directly toward assisting individuals and families. You can give in the following ways:
- Online at uwca.org/flood
- Text “flood” to 62644
- Mail a check (denote “October Flood”) to:
United Way of Central Alabama
P.O. Box 320189
Birmingham, AL 35232-0189
Any funds raised beyond the needs resulting from this event will be used for future disaster relief within UWCA’s coverage area.
Please check back on our website at uwca.org/flood and social media for future volunteer opportunities.