If you’d like to contribute to the relief efforts, here are three charities recommended by the Hawai’i Water Environment Association.
All these charities receive a silver rating or above on Guidestar.org.
The Hawai’i Community Foundation focuses on rapid response and working with local nonprofits to understand community needs.
Guidestar rating: SilverDonate to Maui Strong
This organization supports shelters for displaced people and animals and caring for injured animals.
Guidestar rating: PlatinumDonate to the Humane Society
This charity provides meals to people in need by partnering with local organizations.
Guidestar rating: SilverDonate to World Central Kitchen