Many have asked us for alternative ways to send financial support to Haiti. We've compliled a list of websites/organizations that have been sent to us from trusted sources. Please feel free to do your own research and select wisely.
Relief Efforts to Haiti
This list was created thanks to input from: Kajaria Yarbrough, F/X, Doris Lewis, www.innerlightradio.com, Kevin Powell
1. The Haiti Mission Fund supports an order of nuns who do great work in Haiti. Donating to them is 100% safe.
Haiti Mission Fund
% Sr. Janet Stolba, RJM.
125 Michigan Ave, NE - 4th floor
Washington, DC 20017
Phone - (202) 884-9795, Fax is - (202) 884-9794, Email = firstname.lastname@example.org
2. AMHE (ASSOCIATION OF HAITIAN PHYSICIANS ABROAD). This association has been in existence for almost two decades which consists of Physicians, nurses and allied health care workers, students and lay people.
AMHE has done so much for Haitians both at home and abroad. JR's family has been involved with this association for the past 14 years.
Click on Earthquake in Haiti and follow the associated links after you access the AHME web site below
3. NAACP has created a Haitian relief fund: www.naacp.org
4. Kevin Powell is also working on a list: http://www.kevinpowell.net/helphaiti/
5. Doris Lewis, email: email@example.com. Doris Lewis has organized storage space to collect whatever needs to be collected as time goes on (clothes, food, school supplies, toys etc.). She is working out of Hyde Park Storage 5155 South Cottage Grove Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615-3610, (773) 955-5500
6. Wyclefs' Yele Haiti
Use your cell phone to text "Yele" to 501501, which will automatically donate $5 to the Yele Haiti Earthquake Fund (it will be charged to your cell phone bill), or you can go to the website http://www.yele.org/ to DONATE.
7. Haitian Congress to Fortify Haiti
1227 Dodge Avenue
Evanston, IL 60202
Tel: 847-475-5856 Fax: 847-424-1049, Their e-mail is: firstname.lastname@example.org
Their website is: haitiancongress.com, This is the Haitians themselves.
8. Doctors Without Borders
Their donation page is: https://donate.doctorswithoutborders.org/SSLPage.aspx?pid=197&hbc=1&__utma=1.1968024294808115400.1263475311.1263475311.1263475311.1&__utmb=188.8.131.523475311&__utmc=1&__utmx=-&__utmz=1.1263475311.1.1.utmcsr=google%7Cutmccn=(organic)%7Cutmcmd=organic%7Cutmctr=doctors%20without%20borders%20haiti&__utmv=-&__utmk=255930379
9. Shelter Box
Here's an international effort : http://www.shelterbox.org/index2.php
10. There is a collection/donation drop off effort by some Moorish Science Temple members at the Nguzo Saba Academy on 1929 W. 87th st.
11. LIB Radio Haitian Relief Fund which is Black folks who have a direct line to Haiti. Their website address is: http://www.libradio.com/
12. Children of Haiti Enhancement Foundation, Inc.(C.O.H.E.F.) are collecting donations: http://www.cohef.org/