JACKSON (AP) - Gov. Haley Barbour says the Mississippi Disaster Recovery Fund Inc. is accepting donations to help communities recovering from the April 15 and April 27 storms.
He says it will also help those in the path of potential floods from the Mississippi River, which is expected in May to reach its highest levels in decades.
Barbour's office says donations can be made at www.mississippirelief.com .
People can also or text "MS" to "27722" to give $10 to the Mississippi Disaster Recovery Fund.
Donors also can send a check to the Mississippi Disaster Recovery Fund, c/o BankPlus, 4450 Old Canton Road, Suite 101, Jackson, MS, 39211, or donate at any BankPlus branch.