Austin Helps New Orleans
Austin’s pulling together resources to help victims of Katrina from New Orleans and elsewhere. The Burger Center, Palmer Auditorium and Convention Center will be accepting refugees from the area; the City of Austin’s web site has info about local relief efforts. If you want to volunteer, read this first. Gary Chapman of the 21st Century Project has set up AustinHelpingNewOrleans.org, a web site for aggregating information about local resources.