Hurricane Ida Relief Efforts

We will continue to add updates as information becomes available.  

Please see below for information about how to assist with relief efforts.  

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On August 29, 2021, the Pointe-au-Chien Tribal Community took a direct hit from Hurricane Ida.  

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Hurricane Ida Slams PAC

Hurricane Ida's second landfall occurred in our Tribal Territory, bringing a wave of destruction and 150 mph winds.  There is extensive damage to and destruction of homes.  This has been a devastating blow to our Tribal community.  

We will need help in the recovery and restoration process.  We will provide more information on how you can help and what is needed. 

 

Right now, we need

  • Building Materials including Wood, plywood, wood screws, nails, hammers

  • Fuel

  • Tools

  • Wheelbarrows

  • Rakes

  • Containers to help salvage items from homes

  • Generators

  • Cleaning Supplies

  • Help to remove debris

  • Air Mattresses

  • Storage Sheds

  • Temporary Living Structures

 

There is no electricity or running water in PAC, and it will take some time to restore services.  Our tribal members also need temporary housing while they repair their lives.      

Please feel free to donate using the button on the bottom of the page.

Please visit our Louisiana Coastal Tribes Coalition website for drop off locations and list of items/supplies needed.  

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