Relief and Recovery Resources

So many organizations around the state are at the ready and support relief and recovery to North Carolinians when natural disasters occur. The Center is here to support you with the information and resources below to use and share with your communities. We'll continue to update this information as we receive it.

If you know of a local organization or resource to add, please let us know.


See Nonprofit Resources for Disaster Recovery for material specifically relating to nonprofit insurance, financial, human resource, and management issues during disaster recovery.


NC 2-1-1    Real-time disaster assitance, and health and human services resources and support

NC Department of Health & Human Services    Health and human services resources

NC Small Business and Technology Development Center    Recovery assistance and counseling for small and midsize NC organizations

ReadyNC    Recovery and rebuilding resources and assistance for individuals and communities



All Hands and Hearts – Smart Response

American Red Cross

FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency)

IRS Disaster Assistance and Emergency Relief

US Small Business Administration


Activate Good

Carolina Center for Public Service

Carolina Small Business Development Fund

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Raleigh

Crisis Cleanup

Disaster Legal Services Hotline888-743-5749 for disaster-related legal questions or concerns

Disaster Philanthropy Playbook

E4E Relief    Employee relief programs for orgs

Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina

Golden LEAF Foundation

Legal Aid of North Carolina

NC Child

NC Hospital Foundation

North Carolina Community Foundation    Covers many rural parts of eastern North Carolina

North Carolina Volunteer Opportunities

Outer Banks Community Foundation

Samaritan’s Purse

SBP (St. Bernard Parish)

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina    Includes additional links for food and pet food assistance in your area

Society for Human Resource Management    Workplace resources

Local Humane Societies    For displaced animals

Thread Capital Recovery Loans

Toolkit for Building Organizational Resiliency

Triangle Community Foundation

United Way of North Carolina (and local United Ways)