Haiti Earthquake: How You Can Help Victims

Oxfam America

Oxfam America sent water and sanitation resources to Haiti in the days following the earthquake.

Click here to learn more and find out how to help.

International Medical Corps

The group sent an emergency response team to Haiti. Its doctors are trained in crisis medicine.

Click here for more information.

International Rescue Committee

The International Rescue Committee, a global leader in humanitarian assistance, deployed its Emergency Response Team to Haiti to deliver urgent assistance to earthquake survivors and help overwhelmed local aid groups struggling to meet the immense emergency needs. They are focusing on critical medical, water and sanitation assistance.

Click here to help.

World Relief Corporation

The organization has 40 staff people on the ground in Haiti. It is sending an assessment team down that will include emergency kits, food and water.

Click here to visit its Web site.

Hope for Haiti

It has eight staffers in country and serves about 500,000 Haitians a year -- children and adults -- through education, nutrition and medicine. The staff traveled to Port-au-Prince with two doctors, support staff and 1,000 emergency relief buckets that contain items such as chlorine tablets and fortified food.

Click here to find out how to help Hope for Haiti.

How to Help Haiti Quake Victims

Food for the Poor

Food for the Poor has been working in Haiti since 1996, according to its Web site.

The organization said in a statement that it is accepting "cash donations, canned meats, fish, condensed, evaporated and powdered milk and water. The agency is immediately sending 400 containers of rice, beans, water, blankets, lumber and repairing zinc. We cannot accept clothing at this time."

Click here to donate or to learn more about Food for the Poor.

IMA World Health

IMA World Health is a faith-based nonprofit organization providing health care services and supplies to vulnerable people. Based in New Windsor, Md., the organization was founded with the goal of promoting self-reliance and sustainability for the communities in which they work. IMA established an office in Port Au Prince, Haiti, in 2000, employing five Haitians full time. In the aftermath of the earthquake, the organization is focusing on providing medicine and medical supplies. In 2009, Forbes magazine listed IMA among their top 20 most efficient charity organizations.

CLICK HERE to donate or to learn more about IMA World Health.

CURE International

CURE International has a medical relief team on the ground in Haiti (visit blog.helpcurenow.org for the latest updates). They are now working at two hospitals and operating around the clock and have established the CURE Haiti Relief Fund for those who want to contribute.

Donations to the CURE Haiti Relief Fund will be used to provide emergency medical assistance to victims of the earthquake, to purchase and transport medical supplies and to continue medical care for patients in Haiti and the Dominican Republic.

Click here to learn more and donate, or text CURE to 85944 to donate $10 through your mobile phone. For more information, please call 717-730-6706.

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