Airbnb has activated its Open Home Program to aid people evacuated due to Hurricane Florence.
It also includes relief workers providing on-the-ground assistance.
Those affected can get temporary housing with local Airbnb hosts who are opening their home free of charge.
The following areas are available:
• Georgia: Atlanta Metropolitan Area, Augusta Metropolitan Area
• North Carolina: Charlotte Metropolitan Area, Greensboro Metropolitan Area
• South Carolina: Columbia Metropolitan Area, Greenville and Spartanburg Metropolitan Area
• Virginia: Charlottesville Metropolitan Area
The $0 listings are available until October 1 and may expand the territory if needed or requested by local officials, according the Airbnb.
Service fees and taxes are als waived.
If you are not an Airbnb users can still take part in the program either as hosts or guests by creating a verified account on Airbnb.