Channel 7 takes action for Texas through a telethon to raise money for Hurricane Harvey victims.
People walk down a flooded street as they evacuate their homes after the area was inundated with flooding from Hurricane Harvey on August 28, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Harvey, which made landfall north of Corpus Christi late Friday evening, is expected to dump upwards to 40 inches of rain in Texas over the next couple of days.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - Hurricane Harvey has devastated the Texas coastline and the threat is not over as flooding continues.
Getting physical assistance in some areas will be challenging, but any and all donations will help.
Channel 7 hosted a telethon on Monday to raise money for Hurricane Harvey victims.
As of the end of the telethon, $25,580 was raised for the American Red Cross relief efforts.
Anthony DiMino, from Tops Markets in Lewiston, presented a check donation valued at $10,000.
To donate to the Red Cross, please call 1-800-Red-Cross (1-800-733-2767), visit their website or text the word 'Harvey' to 90999 to make a $10 donation.