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Where to volunteer in Austin right now

Due to last week’s crisis, thousands of Austinites are still in need of clean water, food, and other essential items. From online phone banking to hands-on work, here’s how you can help.

Emergency Essentials Distribution

Mayor Pro Tem Natasha Harper-Madison and her team are kicking off another day of food, water, and other essential item distribution at 1 p.m., with volunteers scheduled to meet anytime starting at 10 a.m. to lend a hand. To help, just show up. Check Harper-Madison’s social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) for updates.

When: Feb. 22 and Feb. 23, starting at 10 a.m.

Where: 1156 Hargrave St. Other distribution sites include:

  • Dove Springs Rec Center (5801 Ainez)
  • Dailey Middle School (14000 Westall)
  • Navarro High School (1201 Payton Gin)

Read more from Rosie Ninesling with Austin Monthly here.