Haiti: How to Help - UPDATED

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

We all know of the incredible death and destruction in Haiti following last week's powerful earthquake. Many great organizations are devoting time and resources to this important cause, including Heroes for Haiti, a new grass-roots organization of comics creators raising funds for organizations helping out in the relief effort.

Here are some ways you can help in the humanitarian relief efforts:

HEROES FOR HAITI
Visit http://heroes4haiti.com/

AMERICAN RED CROSS
Text “HAITI” to “90999″ to make automatic $10 donation.
2025 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006
(800) REDCROSS (733-2767)

DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS USA/MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES (MSF)
333 7th Avenue, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10001-5004
(888) 392-0392

U.S. FUND FOR UNICEF
125 Maiden Lane
New York, N.Y. 10038
(800) FOR-KIDS (367-5437)

AMERICARES
88 Hamilton Avenue
Stamford, Conn. 06902
(800) 486-4357

MERCY CORPS
Dept. W
P.O. Box 2669
Portland, Ore., 97208-2669
(888) 256-1900

OXFAM AMERICA
226 Causeway St., 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02114-2206
(800) 77-OXFAM (776-9326)

PARTNERS IN HEALTH
P.O. Box 845578
Boston, MA 02284-5578
(617) 432-5256

Hat tip, The Takeaway and a hat tip to The Beat for the Heroes 4 Haiti info. There are dozens of options for donating money during this critical time, and every cent counts. Thank you.

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