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Update on volunteer and donation opportunities, resources for evacuees
200 Gembler Road continues to be the reception center for every evacuee, regardless of their mode of transportation.
1,271 evacuees processed to-date
Currently 948 evacuees in two active general population shelters
Approx. 700 medical patients coordinated through San Antonio
South Texas Blood and Tissue Center
In response to the critical need for blood throughout south and southeast Texas, the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center has extended hours at all its San Antonio-area donor rooms. All San Antonio donor rooms will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., effective Monday, Aug. 28. STBTC donor rooms with extended hours:
Donor Pavilion, 6211 Interstate 10 West at First Park Ten Boulevard
Northeast Donor Room, 8527 Village Drive, Suite 106
Shavano Donor Room, 4079 N. Loop 1604 West, Suite 102
Southeast Donor Room, 3158 SE Military Drive, Suite 104
Westover Hills Donor Room, 10555 Culebra Road, Suite 107
Current blood supplies remain at less than one day’s demand. To become a donor, please call 210-731-5590 or visit southtexasblood.org for more information.
American Red Cross
The American Red Cross is providing shelter, meals and comfort to people impacted by the hurricane and flooding. Help those affected by Hurricane Harvey by visiting redcross.org, calling 1-800-RED-CROSS or texting the word HARVEY to 90999 to make a $10 donation.