Friday, September 2, 2005

Hurricane Relief

Want to help? Well, there are tons of ways. You can purchase a kit from one of your favorite designers who are donating their proceeds, or you can donate directly to the charity of your choice.



Relief Organizations:

Red Cross:
Telephone: 1-800-HELP-NOW
General Information:
https://www.redcross.org/
Secure E-Donations: Red Cross' Donate Now Page

Other agencies include:
Episcopal Relief & Development: 1-800-334-7626 or
http://www.er-d.org/
United Methodist Committee on Relief: 1-800-554-8583 or http://gbgm-umc.org/umcor/emergency/hurricanes/2005/
Salvation Army: 1-800-SAL-ARMY or http://www.salvationarmyusa.org/
Catholic Charities: 1-800-919-9338 or http://www.catholiccharitiesusa.org/

FEMA Charity tips: http://www.fema.gov/rrr/help2.shtm
National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster: http://www.la-spca.org/



List obtained from www.wcbs880.com - the radio station I listen to (am station - all news). Be aware of fraud in some "charities" - check out CBS880 for details.