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Hurricane Harvey Relief!
Dear MSGERC Members and friends of the mycology community,
We are all aware of the horrific events of the past week which occurred in Houston and the southeast Texas region in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Our sincere concern together with our thoughts and prayers go out to those who have suffered mightily through this event. Thousands of people living in the Houston metro area have had their lives disrupted in some way: some have lost homes, some have lost property, and others have lost family members. Part of the fall-out of the flooding will be mold issues.
As a mycology community, we would like to reach out in a concrete way. The MSGERC has donated $1000 to the following organization to help with these relief efforts: Rebuilding Together Houston (http://www.rebuildingtogetherhouston.org/)
Many of you have already given to a relief organization. I would encourage each of you to consider giving individually to one of the many organizations helping to ease some of the suffering that is an ongoing crisis and promises to be a long-term problem in the area. Our colleagues in Houston suggest one of the following organizations:
Thank you so much for your participation in the mycology community. Your support is greatly appreciated.
Peter Pappas, MD
In Memory of William E. Dismukes, MD
1939 - 2017
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