The news of the devastating tornadoes in Western Kentucky makes us all have the desire to do something to help. Please continue to pray for our fellow Kentuckians—we know that prayer works. If you feel moved to donate, here are some ways that you can give:

You can give online to help Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Owensboro help those impacted by the recent devastation in our communities. Please visit and select Tornado Relief – Catholic Charities. 

The American Red Cross is making it easy to send a quick $10 donation simply by texting “REDCROSS” addressed to the number, 90999.

You can also donate to Western Kentucky Red Cross Disaster Relief Fundraiser via Facebook:

Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear announced the creation of a tornado relief fund for the western part of the state and also called on people to donate blood, which has been running in short supply during the pandemic.

To donate to the fund:

To donate blood: