Historically, the Red Cross has not provided disaster relief fund distribution in a way that most contributors would expect. So, if you decide to consider donating, donate through other organizations instead.

Articles to read.

"How the Red Cross Raised Half a Billion Dollars for Haiti *and Built Six Homes: Even as the group has publicly celebrated its work, insider accounts detail a string of failures" https://www.propublica.org/article/h...-built-6-homes

"The Red Cross' Secret Disaster" https://www.propublica.org/article/t...ecret-disaster

"People are urging donations for Harvey relief efforts just not to the Red Cross" https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/...the-red-cross/