How You Can Help Haiti

January 18, 2010

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Cruise Critic members have expressed their concern for Haiti's people on our message boards, and are looking for ways to help. Below is a list of worthy organizations should you wish to make a charitable donation:


From Your Computer

American Jewish World Service

American Red Cross International Response Fund

Americares

British Red Cross

Catholic Relief Services

The Disasters Emergency Committee, U.K.

Doctors Without Borders

Food for the Poor (Royal Caribbean)

Oxfam International

The Salvation Army

Save the Children

Unicef

Unicef U.K.

United Way International


Editor's note: If any of the sites above do not load, please try again; they are likely experiencing high traffic at this time.


From Your Phone

In the U.S., Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has set up an aid line; cell phone users can text "haiti" to 90999 and $10 will go to relief efforts in Haiti. Or, to donate $5 to Wyclef Jean's Haitian Yele charity, text "yele" to 501501. In both cases, you'll see the charge on your next phone bill.


--by Melissa Paloti, Managing Editor


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