The organization held a briefing session for around a dozen area residents looking to help those who have been displaced by Katrina.
Those wishing to help are asked to spend a minimum of two weeks in the storm damaged area.
The six Northwest Florida counties which make up the Panhandle chapter of the American Red Cross has collected more than a half-million dollars so far for hurricane relief.
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