I received this information via Rep. Al Lawson via e-mail on Facebook. I hope it is helpful as we are all turning towards this tragedy with a desire to help.
It is horrible, and we must give, if only $5.00. Here is how you can help:
Below are a few ways that you can make a difference. This is not a complete list of worthy organizations pledging to help, but I think it is a good place to start. If you know of any other groups, please post them on the wall at my Facebook page. I want to hear from you.
ON YOUR CELL PHONE
* Text the word HAITI to 90999 to automatically donate $10 to the American Red Cross
* Text the word “YELE” to 501501 to automatically donate $5 to Yele Haiti’s Earthquake Relief efforts
ON THE WEB
* UNICEF: https://secure.unicefusa.org/site/Donation2?df_id=6680&6680.donation=form1
* DIRECT RELIEF: https://secure2.convio.net/dri/site/Donation2?idb=137039094&1170.donation=form1&df_id=1170
* YELE HAITI: http://www.yele.org/
* PARTNERS IN HEALTH: https://donate.pih.org/page/contribute/haiti_earthquake?source=earthquake&subsource=homepage
* AMERICAN RED CROSS: http://www.redcross.org/portal/site/en/menuitem.1a019a978f421296e81ec89e43181aa0/?vgnextoid=a8712721ea326210VgnVCM10000089f0870aRCRD
* WORLD FOOD PROGRAM: https://www.wfp.org/donate/haiti
* MERCY CORPS: https://donate.mercycorps.org/donation.htm?DonorIntent=Haiti+Earthquake
* SAVE THE CHILDREN: https://secure.savethechildren.org/01/web_e_haiti_earthquake_10
* LAMBI FUND: https://app.etapestry.com/hosted/LambiFundofHaiti_1/OnlineGiving.html
* DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS: https://donate.doctorswithoutborders.org/SSLPage.aspx?pid=197&hbc=1&source=ADR1001E1D01
* THE INTERNATIONAL RESCUE COMMITTEE: https://www.theirc.org/donate/donate-now-haiti
* CARE: https://my.care.org/site/Donation2?5000.donation=form1&df_id=5000
Please give what you can. The people of Haiti need our help.