TEXAS, USA — Editor's note: The above video is from WFAA, our sister-station in Dallas.
Millions of Texans are trapped in powerless homes after all of the state's 254 counties were hit with winter storms over the past several days.
Officials at Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), the agency that oversees the state's power grid, have said they aren't sure when the power will be turned back on.
The following is a list of organizations that need your help in assisting Texas residents suffering from this massive power grid failure:
If there are any other resources or areas to donate that are not included in this article, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will add it to this list.
The following is a list of organizations supporting the homeless communities around Texas:
Austin-based nonprofit I Live Here I Give Here (ILHIGH) created the ILHIGH Amplify: Disaster Relief Fund. This matching gift fund supports more than 130 organizations on the AmplifyATX.org giving site. Donate Here
The following is a list of wish lists, where you can directly purchase supplies for those experiencing the drastic cold:
Camp Rhonda, a community of homeless people in Dallas, has provided a list of their most needed supplies. Buy the supplies here.
Arizona has seen its fair share of severe weather. Here is a compilation of videos from various storms across the Grand Canyon state.