Austin Rehfield, a Regional Recruitment Director at Virginia Blood Services, said donations made at this time will not go to the storm victims. Officials said financial donations can make the most impact.
Tammy Lee says they will send at least two volunteers to Texas and have been calling everyone on their chapter volunteer list to see if they are available to head south.
Nathan said new volunteers must fill out an application and get a background check. The star donated $1 million to the Red Cross relief effort.
Hy-Vee will match all donations received from August 30 to September 30, up to $100,000. There will be someone manning that table from opening to closing time for the next few days. Drake also took to Instagram on Monday, saying he was "working with local relief groups to aid and assist the people of Texas in anyway we can and in the most immediate way possible".More news: India PM plans cabinet revamp, some ministers offer to quit
People might dismiss Bullock's public donation as showy or self-serving, but for those who need these funds, it's anything but selfish.
The donations and calls to help keep coming in.
"Volunteers will help provide food, water and comfort to those displaced because of the hurricane", Red Cross spokesman Matt Ochsner said.
"They'll have the skills and knowledge needed to deploy and help others in need, but we'll just wait".
The health insurer is donating $100,000 apiece to the American Red Cross and the Community Foundation of Greater Houston through its Aetna Foundation. They told us driving is incredibly hard because of flooded and closed roads.