Don't Fall For It
I'm not saying don't be generous and help others in need I"m saying do it they right way. There are plenty of legitimate organizations set up to help get donations to those who need them. So if some unknown person starts begging you for cash to help the victims of which ever current natural disaster hits all you have to say is:
I already gave to the :
There are many other legitimate organizations to help move donations to where you want them to go. IF you are not sure about the charity you are thinking of donating to then go check out the
They have a very comprehensive list of honest charities looking to help others. So be as generous as you want and keep the scammers out of your wallet.
Good luck to all those people in Louisiana!