Hurricane Harvey

When Hurricane Harvey made landfall August 25, it was the largest storm to strike the United States in over a decade. Ever ready to respond, Samaritan’s Purse Disaster Relief Units were rolling toward coastal Texas the same day the Category 4 storm came ashore. Over the next several days, Harvey, then a tropical storm, dropped unprecedented amounts of rain in Houston and surrounding areas. Please join us in praying for the people of Texas and for our volunteer teams as they help communities devastated by catastrophic flooding. Learn More

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Crisis & Disaster Response

Serving Texas in Jesus' Name

Samaritan's Purse volunteers from across the country are helping families move on after Hurricane Harvey destroyed homes all across southeastern Texas.

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Healing for Texas

Samaritan's Purse and Crosspoint Church in Pearland, Texas, are working together to share the hope of Jesus Christ with families struggling in Hurricane Harvey's devastating aftermath.

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Bringing Hope After Harvey

Samaritan's Purse volunteers are serving as the hands and feet of Christ in Houston and other parts of Texas. Now and for months to come, more volunteers are needed to share the Gospel and help hurting homeowners recover after Hurricane Harvey.

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Picking Up the Pieces

As it made landfall, Hurricane Harvey toppled trees and damaged many homes in Rockport, Texas. Vice President Mike Pence helped clear debris alongside Samaritan's Purse volunteers there in late August. In the months to come, more volunteers will be needed to help homeowners in Jesus' Name.

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Not Alone Anymore

Homeowners across Houston are feeling a burden lifted as Samaritan's Purse volunteers come and help them clean up after Harvey. Christians are encouraged and the Gospel is being shared with the lost.

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They've Come to Serve

Samaritan's Purse volunteers are fanning out across Rockport and Portland, Texas, to serve homeowners devastated by Hurricane Harvey. We need volunteers of all skill levels to help in the months to come.

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Vice President and Samaritan's Purse Team Up for Cleanup

Vice President Mike Pence rolled up his sleeves and worked alongside Samaritan's Purse volunteers in Rockport, Texas. The coastal city was slammed by Hurricane Harvey.

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Grateful for Volunteers

Homeowners in Victoria, Texas, thank God for using Samaritan's Purse volunteer teams to help them after Hurricane Harvey.

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Volunteers Help Homeowners in Victoria

Samaritan's Purse has begun to help homeowners devastated by Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath. Get a closeup view of one damaged home that our volunteers will soon work on.

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Hurricane Harvey Relief Underway

Samaritan's Purse volunteer teams are already starting relief work in Victoria, Texas. Please pray for our teams and for those still suffering from the storm.

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Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

Samaritan's Purse President Franklin Graham issues a plea to help Hurricane Harvey victims in the Name of Jesus Christ.