The Florida Disaster Fund is the State of Florida’s official private fund established to assist Florida’s communities as they respond to and recover during times of emergency or disaster. In partnership with the public sector, private sector and other non-governmental organizations, the Florida Disaster Fund supports response and recovery activities by distributing funds to service organizations that will assist individuals within their communities with disaster response and recovery.

Below is a list of the organizations that have been awarded funds to assist Floridians in the wake of Hurricane Idalia.

Adventist Community Services$50,000
Cajun Navy Ground Force$50,000
Catholic Charities of Northwest Florida$50,000
Convoy of Hope$50,000
Dixie Education Foundation$100,000
Feeding Florida$50,000
First Baptist Church of Horseshoe Beach$25,000
Florida Baptist Convention Disaster Relief$50,000
Florida State Animal Response Coalition$50,000
Florida UMC Disaster Relief$50,000
Hamilton County Public Schools Foundation$100,000
Lafayette Penny Foundation$100,000
Levy County Schools Foundation$100,000
Madison County Foundation for Excellence in Education$100,000
Mercy Chefs$50,000
Operation BBQ Relief$50,000
Salvation Army$50,000
Second Harvest of the Big Bend$50,000
Suwannee Education Foundation$100,000
Taylor County Education Foundation$100,000
Team Rubicon$50,000
The Redemption Center Church of Crystal River$25,000
ToolBank USA$50,000