UPDATE: Thanks to your help, we raised $129,495 for victims of Hurricane Ian. That includes $4,495 in call-in donations, a $100,000 check presentations from Regions, and a $25,000 check presentation from BCBS.

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Just days after Hurricane Ian made landfall as a category 4 on the western coast of Florida, many people are returning home with nothing but the clothes on their backs. Many people are now asking, “what can I do to help?”

The American Red Cross is taking action to help all those who were affected by this deadly storm. WKRG is teaming up with the Red Cross to help those relief and recovery efforts.

On Wednesday, Oct. 5 from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m., we are taking call-in donations.

Call: 855-678-4483 (855-678-GIVE)

Text: “Ian” to 90999

You can also donate online. Please join us for this telethon as we help those affected by this devastating weather event.