Amid news of a Haiti earthquake that reportedly affected up to 3 million people, lots of Americans are wondering what they can do to help.
A variety of charitable organizations are accepting donations. But as usual, it's important to research an organization's credibility before making a financial commitment.
Don't know where to start? Here are some groups providing relief:
*The American Red Cross is not accepting volunteers to travel to Haiti, but you can make a monetary donation by clicking on the link on this page.
*Entertainer Wyclef Jean is urging Americans to text "Yele" to 501 501. Do it and $5 will go to earthquake relief in Haiti. Learn more by clicking on the link on this page.
*UNICEF is also accepting donations. Click on the accompanying link to give.