VIDEO: How to help Harvey survivors

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – People in Middle Tennessee are eager to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey in Texas.

News 2 is once again partnering with the American Red Cross for Operation Helping Hand.

We’re helping raise funds for disaster relief in Texas after Hurricane Harvey made landfall and caused catastrophic flooding, forcing thousands of people from their homes.

News 2 spoke with a leader from the American Red Cross about their particular needs. The Red Cross is encouraging monetary donations to help the thousands of people displaced by the storm.

You can donate $10 by texting the word “HARVEY” to the phone number 90999.

Click here for full coverage on Hurricane Harvey.