Team Western Kentucky Tornado Relief Fund

How will my donation help those impacted?

To date, over $52.3 million dollars has been raised from the generous donations of over 150,000 individuals and organizations from all over the world.

Distributions and pledges from the fund include:

  • $810,000 in funeral expenses to the families of the deceased
  • Over $9.6 million in assistance to insured and uninsured homeowners and renters
  • Over $3.9 million in assistance to local farmers
  • Over $10 million in $1,000 checks to survivors approved for any amount of FEMA assistance and insured homeowners
  • $16 million pledged to build 300 homes through the help of Homes and Hope for Kentucky, Habitat for Humanity and the Fuller Center on Housing
  • $12 million pledged for individuals for unmet needs and life essentials in cooperation with local long-term recovery groups

* This fund is fully transparent and is subject to open records and legislative oversight.

An extensive list of resources for survivors is available at: https://governor.ky.gov/tornadoresources

Farmers who received assistance from the Graves County Grain Assistance Program can upload the required 2022 documentation at https://teamwkyrelieffundapp.ky.gov/

CountyContactEmail
CaldwellKota Young, ChaircaldwellLTRG@gmail.com
ChristianWynn Radford III, Chairchristiancountyltrg@gmail.com
FultonMark Dowdy, Chairmsdowdy4@gmail.com
GravesAl Chandler, Point of Contactal.chandler@northsidefamily.org
HickmanLeanna Wilkerson, Point of Contactleannawilkerson12@gmail.com
HopkinsHeath Duncan, Chairhopkinscountyrecovery@gmail.com
MarshallMark SicklingDirector@bloodriverassoc.org
MuhlenbergFreddie Mayes, Chairfreddiemdrmayes@bellsouth.net
OhioMatthew Sickling, Executive Directorohiocountybaptist@gmail.com
TaylorKellie Jones, ManagerTaylorcodisasterrelief@gmail.com
WarrenBrent Childers, ChairBCWCLTRG@outlook.com