Churches of Christ Disaster Relief Effort maintains a warehouse in Nashville, TN. Theya are always monitoring the news and they have a large network of churches. If there is a manmade or natural disaster they immediately contact the local churches and the local officials to determine the needs. Within 24 hours they dispatch trucks with food and water and other appropriate aid. They have prepacked boxes to provide for the needs of the people in these circumstances. If you follow the link provided it will give you much more information.