Any tips or suggestions should be sent to Brian at [email protected]
James Ridgeway at Mother Jones notes that most of the country only seems to hear about Haiti when there’s a disaster of some kind.
There’s a rumor on Twitter about UPS doing free shipping to Haiti. This is untrue, but UPS is donating a million dollars in cash and in kind aid to the people of Haiti.
Belleisa at PostBourgie has a beautiful piece titled “My Haiti.”
The US Navy and the Coast Guard are responding.
The Red Cross has raised over $800,000 through its text message campaign. That’s at ten bucks a pop, with most donors being informed via social media.
An update from the SOS Children’s Villages.
South Florida universities are helping in the relief effort.