You have worked hard your entire life to provide for your family and give back to your community and country when they need it most. In light of the recent disaster caused by Tropical Storm Harvey, many of you may be wondering how best to donate to those in need. This is easier said than done, as these disasters are opportunities for scammers to profit off our innate need to help. We encourage you to do your due diligence before donating. Here is a list of charities vetted by the New York Times to get you started. This will ensure that your donation ends up helping those in need.