How you can help Hurricane Laura victims

Golden Nugget Lake Charles Hotel & Casino in Louisiana was wrecked by the storm.

(CNN)Hurricane Laura struck the Gulf Coast with a strength not seen in over a century. Texas and Louisiana residents evacuated as their towns faced damaging winds, ruinous floods and massive power outages.

Several non-profit organizations have activated to offer shelter, food, supplies and assistance with long-term rebuilding. You can support those efforts by clicking here or on the button below.