About one-third of Haiti’s 9 million people may need aid following the devastating earthquake, according to the Red Cross. People who live in the poorest nation in the western hemisphere need our help. As food bloggers and people who read about food, let’s help those who desperately need nourishment, shelter and medical care.
Beware of scams. Below are a few websites that have reliable places to donate money. Some of them overlap. Just choose a site you’re comfortable with, or donate $10 to the American Red Cross relief for Haiti just by texting ‘HAITI’ to 90999 Click here on CNN’s website for a list of places to donate. Or here for MSNBC’s list of places to donate. Or here for MTV’s list of places to donate. Haiti earthquake, Haiti relief fund