Ike was a ferocious hurricane that left a swath of destruction in his path from the Turks & Caicos Islands across the Caribbean, Haiti, Cuba and the Louisiana and Texas coasts.
If you are interested in helping in the recovery effort I reccommend the following institutions~
Operation Blessing International~ http://community.ob.org/site/PageServer
Galveston Rising~ http://www.galvestonrising.com/
American Red Cross~ http://www.redcross.org/