Hurricane Michael Recovery

Walt Farrell

Published October 15, 2018



We all know how disasters like Hurricane Michael can impact our communities and lives, and now that the worst is behind us, it's time for us to step in and assist those impacted. We've been monitoring the damage the storm left behind, and the impact it had on businesses and communities throughout the state. The Georgia Chamber of Commerce is responding to the crisis by providing recovery resources and encouraging network support.

The Georgia Chamber has partnered with several local chambers throughout Region 10 to assist with the recent disaster. If you would like to support our friends in Region 10, there are a few options available.

The following is requested to assist those affected:

Bottled Water


Plastic Tarps

Gas Cards

Snacks (chips, granola bars, crackers, peanut butter, bananas, trail mix, etc.)

Gas Cards

Nonperishable items


Baby Wipes

Paper Products

Ziploc Bags

Bleach/Cleaning Supplies

Trash Bags

Health & Hygiene Products

Dog/Cat Food

Please drop off all donations to either of the following locations:

Pelham Chamber of Commerce
128 West Railroad St.
Pelham, GA 31779
Phone: 229-294-4924

Former Coke Plant
925 Pine Avenue
Albany, GA 31701
Phone: 229-404-8700

Ocilla-Irwin Chamber of Commerce
Executive Director Ocilla-Irwin Industrial Development Authority
620 S. Irwin Ave 31774
Phone: (229) 468-9114

If you'd like to assist those in need beyond the state, please visit for more information.