Here are a few links to local news stories about the Katrina refugees, "Evacuees Took No Chances," "County Begins Relief Effort," "Nothing to Go Home to," and "Refugee Tells Story of Loss and Hope."
Note that "County Begins Relief Effort" ends with:
For local citizens and companies that would like to join the effort:Donations are being taken at local banks and area churches. Please designate your check to read "Pike County Operation Relief." Money will also be collected at the Troy-Cal Poly football game Saturday. All donations are tax deductible and will be used to provide relief to local victims.For more information on how you can help, please contact your local church or Jenniffer Barner at the Pike County Chamber of Commerce, 334-566-2294.