Here are organizations that are taking aid for the Haitian relief effort:
American Jewish World Service
American Red Cross: Donations can be made by calling the local chapter at 706-323-5614, or by mail at American Red Cross, 3940 Rosemont Drive, Columbus, 31904 or online. The Red Cross is also receiving donations through an effort sponsored by “Mobile Accord.” Mobile donors can text “Haiti” to 90999. A $10 donation will be made to support Red Cross relief efforts in Haiti.
Catholic Relief Services
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship
Episcopal Church’s Relief and Development
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)
Habitat for Humanity
Lutheran Church (Missouri Synod)
Presbyterian Church (PCA)
Presbyterian Church (PCUSA)
Southern Baptist Convention
United Methodist Church
For now, people are urged to donate money only, and not clothing or other supplies. Once the country’s infrastructures are better established, teams of volunteers will be encouraged to travel to Haiti, to determine additional materials needed.