On Wednesday, Aug. 31, two Chabad Rabbis arrived in Houston, from New Orleans. Houston is the city with the largest number of New Orleans Evacuees, and the Rabbis immediately went to the Astrodome to visit thousands of evacuees in shelters there. Read more about the Astrodome experience here

Rabbi Zelig and Rabbi Mendel Rivkin visit evacuees in the Houston Astrodome.

The Rabbis counsel evacuees from New Orleans

Rabbi Rivkin consults with Red Cross Officials in the Astrodome

Rabbi Mendel Rivkin is interviewed by a reporter from the New Orleans paper, the Times Picayune.