More than $8K raised for victims of Chattooga County flooding

CBS46 and The Salvation Army launch Disaster Relief Drive
Published: Sep. 12, 2022 at 6:04 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 13, 2022 at 2:42 PM EDT
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ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) - More than $8,350 was raised on Tuesday during the fundraising effort. According to the Salvation Army, 142 people donated to the victims of the flash flooding in Chattooga County.


CBS46 and The Salvation Army have teamed up to launch a disaster relief drive for the flood victims in northwest Georgia.

CBS46 is dedicating the entire day on Sept. 13 to helping those impacted by flooding in northwest Georgia on Labor Day.


Throughout the day, CBS46 will be broadcasting live from Chattooga where recovery efforts continue.

A donation site has been created to raise critical funds to benefit those impacted by the flooding.

Donations can be made at or you can text “GAFLOOD” to 51555 to help serve those in need.

CBS46′s commitment to The Salvation Army’s disaster relief response will continue with a month-long campaign encouraging financial donations in support of our northwest Georgia residents in need.

Some residents are still without water.