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US private charity for Haiti stands at $1.3BWashington Examiner12 earthquake. That amount approaches the $1.6 billion contributed to US charities for tsunami relief in the full year after the disaster. ...
Mediasmith Wins Best Digital Media Plan of the Year at sfBIG AwardsPR Newswire (press release)On January 12, when Haiti was devastated by the 7.0 earthquake centered at Port de Paix, Mediasmith was tasked with raising funds for the disaster relief. ...and more »
Haiti: United Nations Gets a Helping Hand from American Idol ViewersPR Web (press release)Since the devastating earthquake which killed an estimated 200000 Haitians, the United Nations Foundation has raised close to $4 million for the UN's relief ...and more »
'Hope For Haiti Now' Distributing Remaining $31 Million Raised Through TelethonPR Newswire (press release)... $31 million – of the $66 million in total – raised through the Emmy-nominated telethon "Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief. ...and more »
The EconomistScandals in France: The Elysée and the eliteThe Economist... €12000 ($15000) to expenses, the other for hiring a €116500 private jet to fly to a conference devoted to the penniless victims of the Haiti earthquake. ...and more »
The Star-Ledger - NJ.comMel Gibson, equal opportunity offender? In latest rant, he allegedly uses slur ...The Star-Ledger - NJ.comMARK DAVIS/AP PHOTOMel Gibson works the phone bank at the "Hope for Haiti Now" earthquake relief benefit in January. In the latest bombshell in his ongoing ...and more »
OneNewsNowMinistry helps Haitians battle desolationOneNewsNowMore than 3500 wood-framed, 12-by-12-foot shelters have been built by the ministry since January's earthquake as the relief agency works toward its goal to ...
QSR magazineYele Haiti's Wyclef Jean Urges Strong Call to Action as Six-Month Anniversary ...PR Newswire (press release)12 earthquake struck Haiti and five-year-old NGO Yele Haiti moved the work of repairing and restoring the nation from that disaster to the top of its agenda ...Robeks Keeps Helping HaitiQSR magazineall 13 news articles »
Emergency response after the Haiti earthquake: Choices, obstacles and financeMedecins Sans FrontieresSix months after the earthquake that devastated Haiti on 12th January 2010, this report describes the evolution of MSF's work during what is the ...Haiti: Doctors Without Borders Publishes Key Data On Earthquake Emergency ReliefMedical News Today (press release)Pop Star helps MSF raise HK$2.5 mlnChina.org.cnall 8 news articles »
CBC.caLocal students raise money for Haitian earthquake reliefLos Altos Town CrierA group of local students traveling to Haiti is selling T-shirts, with the above logo, to raise money for the trip. Local students, including seven from Los ...Haiti: Shaking up development for a better futurePRLog.Org (press release)Haiti, Six Months Since The EarthquakeNPRUS relief organizations have received $1.3-billion, but critics say some ...Chronicle of Philanthropy (subscription)Vancouver Sun -PR Newswire (press release) -Christian Postall 206 news articles »
Musician and philanthropist Wyclef Jean surprises Shira Lazar backstage at The Saturday Early Show to update how his Yele Haiti Earthquake Fund has been aiding relief efforts in Haiti after the devastating earthquake.
Following the massive January 2010 earthquake in Haiti, AMURT and AMURTEL Haiti's experienced teams have been running child-friendly spaces, coordinating distributions in relief camps, and running post trauma stress management programs for women, amongst other activities. AMURT and AMURTEL have more than 20 years of experience working in Haiti and remain committed to the long term rebuilding of the country is a more sustainable and just way.
Facing one of the worst natural disasters in the history of the Western hemisphere, American Airlines and American Eagle have supplied 400000 lbs of relief supplies to Haiti to date. American Airlines was the first airline to resume commercial service to Port Au Prince and was the only airline to work with authorities to help rebuild the airport. Through our AAdvantage program partnership with the American Red Cross, members have generously donated more than 1.5 million dollars to the relief efforts.
This is a brief thank you video for all the "Unsung Heroes" who are making a difference in helping with the 2010 Haiti earthquake.
Eric Hausler's trip to Petit Goave, Haiti. [Part 1]
Recorded on February 1st, 2010, in the same studio as the original 25 years earlier (Henson Recording Studios, formerly A&M Recording Studios) "We Are The World 25 For Haiti", in which Jones and Richie serve as executive producers and producers, was created in collaboration with executive producers Wyclef Jean, Randy Phillips and Peter Tortorici; producers Humberto Gattica and RedOne; and co-producers Rickey Minor, Mervyn Warren and Patti Austin to benefit the Haitian earthquake relief efforts and the rebuilding of Haiti. Academy Award-winning writer-director Paul Haggis (Crash, Million Dollar Baby), whose own personal efforts as well as those of Artists for Peace and Justice have already saved countless lives in Haiti, filmed the private recording session to create the accompanying video and behind-the-scenes production, and serves as Film Director and as an Executive Producer with Jones, Richie, Jean, Phillips and Tortorici. The 25th Anniversary recording features over 80 artists and performers. The recording of We Are The World 25 For Haiti embodied the same enthusiasm, sense of purpose and generosity as the original recording 25 years ago. Every one of the artists who participated, regardless of genre or generation, walked into the room with their hearts and souls completely open to coming together to help the people of Haiti.
Local Rotary Clubs assist with Haiti relief effortsMontgomery County CourierAs reported last week, Rotary International was quick to respond to the Haitian earthquake relief efforts. ...and more »
Donors to Haiti relief get tax breakLedger IndependentDonations made to Haiti earthquake relief efforts, Jan. 12 - March 1 can be treated as if they had been made during 2009, IRS officials recently posted on ...and more »
Globe and MailHaiti protesters denounce aid corruption, hoardingReutersPORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Hundreds of Haitian earthquake survivors protested in a suburb of the wrecked capital on Sunday, accusing a district mayor of ...US military plots difficult path in HaitiAFPRewiring Haiti: Patience Wears Thin in Port-au-PrinceWired NewsHaiti's earthquake sparks rise in violence against womenThe Canadian PressTimes LIVE -Baltimore Sun -Milwaukee Journal Sentinelall 1,308 news articles »
Saffron Walden ReporterStudents, church-goers, soldiers and others raise funds for HaitiSan Antonio Express... Wilderness Oak Elementary School students emptied their piggy banks and sold valentines to raise thousands of dollars for Haitian earthquake relief. ...Students raise $10000 for Haiti reliefPress-EnterpriseSpirit week at Marseilles Elementary raises funds for Haiti reliefMyWebTimes.comCentral New York students raise money to help Haiti relief effortThe Post-Standard - Syracuse.comThe Keene Sentinel -Times-West Virginian -Norton Mirrorall 31 news articles »
Times LIVEG-7 Members To Cancel Haiti's Bilateral DebtLatin America News Dispatch“My belief is that Haiti— which has been incredibly hit by different things—the food and fuel prices crisis, then the hurricane, then the earthquake—needs ...G-7 Forgives Haiti Bilateral Debt,Calls For Multilateral Debt ReliefWall Street JournalG7 Nations Pledge Debt Relief For Quake-Hit Haitiredditnews (blog)G7 Meeting Sees Hope, Extends Debt Relief to HaitiTonicRFI -ABC Onlineall 179 news articles »
Media Advisory: Minister Oda to Provide Update on Haiti Earthquake Relief FundSYS-CON Media (press release)... of the Canadian Red Cross and will hold a media availability to provide an update on donations matched to date through the Haiti Earthquake Relief Fund. ...and more »
Wilkes Barre Times-LeaderMayer supporting Haiti reliefAkron Beacon Journal12 earthquake. Viewable at YouTube, the Red Cross PSA highlights contributions toward Haiti earthquake relief, from yard sales to small business donations, ...Better Giving Through ChemistryHarvard CrimsonRed Cross sends blood to help Haitithepaper24-7.comJohn Hughes - Generosity lets Red Cross help the world, Lehigh ValleyAllentown Morning CallWilkes Barre Times-Leaderall 11 news articles »
Demopolis TimesMobile Phone Donations Break Records for Haiti Earthquake ReliefSouth Florida Caribbean NewsSince the end of January, the American Red Cross has raised $203 million for Haiti relief. Total donations from individuals, nonprofit groups, ...Tax relief for Haiti donationsThe KeystoneRed Cross toasts LCBO's fundraisingToronto SunCami digs deepLondon Free PressAnnapolis Capital -Aiken Standard (subscription) -Bizjournals.comall 72 news articles »
Fox11online.comStudents seek to aid Haiti earthquake relief effortThe DePauwSome of the The Duck's profits will go towards Haiti relief. The date for the event is currently pending. Dean of Academic Life Pedar Foss also sat in on ...Concert at Jensen Beach High School to benefit Haiti earthquake victimsStuart News (subscription)MIT students rally to help Haiti quake victimsThe MIT TechCapital Region Charity Gala to Benefit Haiti Earthquake VictimsWTENUrbana/Champaign News-Gazette -Central Plains Herald Leader -Tallahassee.comall 64 news articles »
Washington PostHardeman students help lead local efforts for Haiti earthquake reliefThe Marshall Democrat-NewsDuncan explained that the alliance wants to donate to a relief fund specifically created to help Haiti recover from the effects of the earthquake, ...Pace of giving slows a bit for Haiti relief effortWashington PostWest Linn youth dance raises $10000 for Haiti earthquake reliefOregonLive.comDonations Still Sought for Relief Efforts in Haiti93.1 WIBC IndianapolisBillboard -Akron Beacon Journal -Mexico Ledgerall 466 news articles »
In response to the humanitarian crisis in Haiti, an Emmanuel TV Relief Team has been sent to the disaster stricken area with the help of donations from Partners of Emmanuel TV. God has no hands but our hands to help and serve others. As Pastor TB Joshua says, "Looking the other way when your neighbours in Haiti are in trouble is equal to rejecting Christ Himself." A true christian is known by his love.
Colin Chaperon, American Red Cross ERU Team Leader talks about relief efforts in Haiti.
A report on the current state of Haiti after the recent earthquake that has left the country devastated. Wyclef Jean lends his help and support through his NGO Yele Haiti.
A message from Matt MacDonald of The Classic Crime about the situation in Haiti and what you can do to help. The band is currently offering their upcoming album "Vagabonds" for pre-order with all proceeds from the sale going to earthquake relief in Haiti. The album will be available in stores and online April 6th. To pre-order "Vagabonds" please visit www.bit.ly For more information please visit www.jesusinhaiti.org
While aid distribution in the aftermath of Haiti's devastating earthquake has improved, many are still fighting to survive and some of the most vulnerable are pregnant women. Haiti already had the worst maternal mortality rate in the Western hemisphere and now, with the country's hospitals in ruins, pregnant women face even more dangers. Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo reports on their struggle from Cite Soleil. (26 Jan 2010)
...spoke to Cammie Scully, executive director of the Waterloo Center for the Arts, Iowa, which has a large collection of Haitian art. It is establishing a relief fund and serving as a clearinghouse for information about the lost art and affected artists. Scully...
If you are making donations to charities helping out the people of Haiti, watch this video for information about claiming those donations on your 2009 tax return.
Coincidence? Ye right! Check out the following articles: Defense Was Preparing Relief Exercise to Haiti When Earthquake Struck www.nextgov.com 9/11 - NORAD Had Drills of Jets as Weapons www.usatoday.com 7/7 Mock Terror Drill: What Relationship to the Real Time Terror Attacks? www.globalresearch.ca Chavez - US Tectonic Weapon Caused Haitian Earthquake www.presstv.ir
Stars flock to telethon to raise money for Haiti quake victims: George Clooney, Ben Stiller, Brad Pitt, Chris Rock, Clint Eastwood, Denzel Washington, Halle Berry, Jon Stewart, Julia Roberts, Leonardo dicaprio, Matt Damon, Meryl Streep, Morgan Freeman, Nicole Kidman, Wyclef Jean, Robert Pattinson, Samuel L. Jackson, Tom Hanks, Will Smith, Muhammad Ali, Bill Clinton. Hope For Haiti Now: A Global Benefit For Earthquake Relief. Millions of people around the world have tuned in to the "Hope for Haiti Now" two-hour telethon as more than 130 celebrities have come together to raise funds for the devastated Caribbean nation today. A major earthquake struck southern Haiti on Tuesday, knocking down buildings and power lines and inflicting new misery on the Western Hemisphere's poorest nation. THOUSANDS of people were feared dead today after a major earthquake hit Caribbean island Haiti. The massive quake - 7.3 on the Richter scale - has destroyed thousands of buildings in the impoverished country. Dead and injured people lay in the streets after the quake - the strongest to hit the island in 200 years - and thousands of survivors gathered in public places.
1-877-99-HAITI hopeforhaitinow.org _____ Jennifer Hudson performing Live, Informational, Music, News, Variety News reports, musical performances and celebrity guest appearances urge viewers to aid in the relief effort for the earthquake-ravaged nation of Haiti; proceeds are divided among five organizations currently operating in Haiti.
1-877-99-HAITI hopeforhaitinow.org _____ Beyonce performing Live "Halo", Informational, Music, News, Variety News reports, musical performances and celebrity guest appearances urge viewers to aid in the relief effort for the earthquake-ravaged nation of Haiti; proceeds are divided among five organizations currently operating in Haiti.
1-877-99-HAITI hopeforhaitinow.org _____ Shakira performing Live "I'll Stand By You",Informational, Music, News, Variety News reports, musical performances and celebrity guest appearances urge viewers to aid in the relief effort for the earthquake-ravaged nation of Haiti; proceeds are divided among five organizations currently operating in Haiti. Shakira.
1-877-99-HAITI hopeforhaitinow.org _____ Coldplay performing Live "A Message", Informational, Music, News, Variety News reports, musical performances and celebrity guest appearances urge viewers to aid in the relief effort for the earthquake-ravaged nation of Haiti; proceeds are divided among five organizations currently operating in Haiti.
West of the rubble and devastation that has become Port-au-Prince, sits Leogane, another Haitian city flattened by last week's earthquake. VIEW more news about Haiti & SUBSCRIBE to the youtube playlist here... www.youtube.com For more news video by Current TV visit current.com
US Special Ops Rescue Survivors of Haitian Earthquake US Air Force Pararescue Jumpers from the Air Force Special Operations Command along with Virginia Task Force-One of the Fairfax County Urban Search and Rescue, assist Turkish and French search and rescue teams in freeing a 25 year-old woman trapped in a collapsed structure for seven days . The AF Pararescue Jumoers prepare a lowering system for the survivor as the rescue teams continue to reach her. The Air Force Pararescue Jumpers have performed search and rescue operations continuously since arriving in Haiti. The US military is providing humanitarian assistance as part of a larger US Southern Command and Department of Defense disaster relief effort in Haiti after a magnitude 7.4 earthquake hit the country on Jan 12, 2010. Video Courtesy DOD
Text "LIVE" to 25383 to donate $10 and help families and children in Haiti affected by the earthquake. For more details on how YOU can help the relief effort go to www.wwe.com
...that atheists have those ideals, the Los Angeles-based group Atheists United is asking its members to donate to Haitian earthquake relief through Non-Believers Giving Aid. Here's the text of the message sent on Jan. 19 to its membership by AU president Bobbie...
Hi..Thanks to my good freind Cathy Johnston for suggesting I write this... It has been sad and difficult, but perhaps may influence others to do what they can...In their own way... ***PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THERE ARE PEOPLE WHO HAVE SET UP "DONATIONS" TO HELP HAITI, AND HAVE BEEN REPORTED TO BE SCAM ARTISTS. ONLY GIVE IF YOU FEEL COMFORTABLE ENOUGH AND YOU SEE THAT THE CHAIRITY IS CREDIBLE!**** Charities: ACTION AGAINST HUNGER: www.actionagainsthunger.org AMERICAN RED CROSS: www.redcross.org BEYOND BORDERS: www.beyondborders.net CARE: www.care.org CHILCARE WORLDWIDE: www.childcareworldwide.org CLINTON FOUNDATION: www.clintonfoundation.org CONVOY OF HOPE: www.convoyofhope.org DIRECT RELIEF INTERNATIONAL: www.directrelief.org DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS: doctorswithoutborders.org HABITAT FOR HUMANITY: www.habitat.org HAITI CHILDREN: www.haitichildren.com HEALING HANDS FOR HAITI: www.healinghandsforhaiti.org HOPE FOR HAITI: www.hopeforhaiti.com THE SALVATION ARMY: blog.salvationarmyusa.org SAMARITAN'S PURSE: www.samaritanspurse.org SAVE THE CHILDREN: www.savethechildren.org WORLD HOPE INTERNATIONAL: www.worldhope.org WORLD RELIEF: worldrelief.org WORLD VISION: www.worldvision.org what they can..In any form that will help.
Update from Susan Finucane, Program Officer, Concern Worldwide US Susan Finucane is Program Officer for Concern Worldwide US, but only a few months ago, lived and worked in Haiti as Documentation Officer for Concern. After the catastrophic earthquake on January 12, she was immediately deployed to Port-au-Prince with members of Concern's Rapid Deployment Unit to help our team on the ground respond to the humanitarian crisis that has left 3.5 million in need of food, water, shelter, and medicine. She sent the following update directly from the field last night.
Additional police and troops are being sent to Haiti to bolster security amid relief efforts in the wake of last weeks deadly earthquake. For many earthquake victims, even six days after the disaster, the story is still one of frustration as aid is only slowly getting through. While at the airport the debate rages over the prioritising of military flights over civilian aid flights, in makeshift relief camps some earthquake victims are going hungry while others are fighting for food. Al Jazeera's Mike Kirsch reports on the situation from Port-au-Prince. (Jan 19, 09)