The Haiti Earthquake
How you can help
Earlier this week a devastating earthquake rocked Haiti and we are learning only now of the complete destruction that has fallen on the Haitians. Early estimates are putting the death toll at 50,000. Here are ways to help:
- Follow the lastest developments on the Catholic Relief Services site and blog.
- Catholic News Service has this list of ways to help.
- Tips For Funding Haiti Earthquake Relief Efforts from Charity Navigator
- You can even donate with your mobile phone via Red Cross, by txting “YELE” to 501501 for a donation of $5, or “HAITI” to 90999 to donate $10. The charge will show up on your cell phone bill.
May God comfort and be with the Haitians, and may He be merciful to us for the ways we have failed them and guide us in ways we can serve.