Perhaps so, but I thought it best to put up these links.
Consider donating, not just due to the flooding, but in consideration that such tragedies happen all the time, and that the damange continues long after the news coverage ends.
And the second, because animals were also affected by the floods. I'll grant a personal stake here - I'll always love the Humane Society, as my baby puppy (well, now 16-year old baby puppy) came from there. But here's that link too:
Save the puppies. And the whales. And the people. And the cows, apparently.