SWANA Encourages Its Members To Help The Victims Of Hurricane Katrina

More ways to help the victims of Hurricane Katrina

American Red Cross
More information about volunteering, finding missing loved ones, or making donations through the American Red Cross can be found at their website (

USA Freedom Corps
The USA Freedom Corps website ( has information about:
How to make financial donations
How to donate goods and services
How to volunteer your time

FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency)
For information about working with FEMA please go to their website (

Information can also be found on the websites for some of the affected states.


The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is an organization of more than 10,000 public and private sector professionals committed to advancing from solid waste management to resource management through their shared emphasis on education, advocacy and research. For more than 60 years, SWANA has been the leading association in the solid waste management field. SWANA serves industry professionals through technical conferences, certifications, publications and a large offering of technical training courses.

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