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Donate to Haiti

• Members of the South Lake Tahoe Rotary Club are banding together to send help to Haiti. President Dick Derby sent an e-mail asking members to bring a $100 donation to the club’s meeting next week. “These people are in need of our help,” Derby wrote.

• People can donate to Haitian earthquake relief while shopping at Raley’s. Raley’s will give 100 percent donations made from Saturday through Feb. 13 to the American Red Cross.

• The Safeway Foundation will make an initial contribution of $200,000 to the American Red Cross and UNICEF. Stores throughout the United States and Canada will collect donations for Haiti Disaster Relief through a checkstand program.

• Organizing aid to Haiti? Let us know at

• Red Cross International Response Fund: 1-800-RED-CROSS or Donate $10 automatically via text message by sending the text message “Haiti” to 90999.

• International Rescue Committee: or call 1-877-REFUGEE.

• Catholic Relief Services:

• Church World Service: (Relief ministry of 35 Protestant, Orthodox and Anglican denominations of the National Council of Churches.)

• Doctors Without Borders: (Has 800 medical staffers in Haiti and is working to re-establish an operating surgical center.)

• Partners in Health: (A medical relief organization headquartered in the U.S. that has nine hospitals/clinics in Haiti.)

• InterAction has a list of agencies responding and how to donate to them. Find it here:


• To find out how to help the International Rescue Committee, visit or call toll free, 1-877-REFUGEE.

• To donate through Oxfam’s emergency appeal, visit

• Google’s service:

• CrisisCamps:

• Mapping of text messages:

• OpenStreetMap:

• U.S. State Department:

• A Haiti disaster response portal:

• American Red Cross: Text “HAITI” to 90999 to donate $10

• The Yele Haiti Foundation created by musician Wyclef Jean: Text “YELE” to 501501 to donate $5

• The William J. Clinton Foundation: Text “HAITI” to 20222 to donate $10.

• The Rescue Union Mission and MedCorp International: Text “HAITI” to 85944 to donate $10

• To donate via iTunes, where you can make donations in larger amounts, go to and look for the “Help Haiti earthquake victims” section

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