How To Help Those Affected by the Midwest Derecho

Midwesterners are reeling after a devastating derecho storm passed through multiple states on Monday, August 10th, leaving significant damage. Hundreds of thousands of residents are without power, countless homes and structures were destroyed, and millions of acres of farmland were flattened.

Below you will find verified campaigns to help those affected. GoFundMe guarantees the funds raised will reach the victims and their families. This centralized hub will be updated on a regular basis with verified GoFundMe campaigns to help those impacted.

Donate to Midwest Derecho fundraisers

Malcom, IA
Samantha Jane Wierson Monday, August 10, 2020 a storm with straight line winds o…
Last donation 1yr ago
$35,082 raised of $100,000
$35,082 raised
Marion, IA
  Dear friends and family,   As you may have heard, a devastating ‘derecho…
Last donation 1yr ago
$8,625 raised of $10,000
$8,625 raised
Cedar Rapids, IA
On Monday, August 10, a massive “inland hurricane” hit Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Calle…
Last donation 1yr ago
$8,020 raised of $10,000
$8,020 raised
Cedar Rapids, IA
We are hoping to raise $10,000 for University of Iowa’s head coach, Kevin Brooks…
Last donation 1yr ago
$6,420 raised of $10,000
$6,420 raised
State Center, IA
2020 is the first year of Minerva’s Meadow, a black-woman owned family flower fa…
Last donation 5mos ago
$6,130 raised of $10,000
$6,130 raised
Iowa City, IA
We know that Kim gives so much to her community through Mission of Hope. She spe…
Last donation 1yr ago
$3,855 raised of $10,000
$3,855 raised
Atlantic, IA
My mother had her house destroyed when a storm in Atlantic, Iowa snapped an oak …
Last donation 1yr ago
$3,540 raised of $5,000
$3,540 raised
Ankeny, IA
The recent Derecho storm in central Iowa has impacted many. Todd and Sean Shiple…
Last donation 1yr ago
$3,140 raised of $2,500
$3,140 raised
Eugene, OR
8/10/2020 Sherry and Jeff Goshon are one of the most giving, loving couples I k…
Last donation 1yr ago
$3,055 raised of $5,000
$3,055 raised
Cedar Rapids, IA
On Monday, August 10, 2020, a Derecho came through Iowa and caused devastating d…
Last donation 1yr ago
$2,705 raised of $10,000
$2,705 raised
Iowa City, IA
My two brother’s mobile home was heavily damaged in a very large storm in Iowa…
Last donation 1yr ago
$2,585 raised of $5,000
$2,585 raised
Granger, IA
Janessa needs out help! This MASSIVE old maple tree in her front yard sustain…
Last donation 8mos ago
$2,075 raised of $10,000
$2,075 raised
Cedar Rapids, IA
My hometown of Cedar Rapids is hurting right now. Monday’s derecho storm left my…
Last donation 1yr ago
$2,045 raised of $4,000
$2,045 raised
Montezuma, IA
Sondra, Audrey and Malaya lost their home in the storms that went through Cedar …
Last donation 1yr ago
$1,970 raised of $10,000
$1,970 raised
Urbandale, IA
Like many people in Central and Eastern Iowa, my niece Brooklin was greatly affe…
Last donation 1yr ago
$1,610 raised of $1,500
$1,610 raised