Live Stream to CNN coverage. Anderson Cooper on the ground.
Organizations and Aid Agencies on the ground in Haiti, along with US Southern Command. Please give me links of any charity or rescue organization that is helping out and I will update!
PLEASE WATCH OUT FOR SCAMMERS ON THE INTERNET WITH YOUR DONATIONS. STICK TO ORGANIZATIONS YOU KNOW! During horrible times like this, plenty of the scum rises to the top! You can check out an organization at Charity Watch or Charity Navigator.
Food For The Poor (97% of what they have donated is used to feed the poor)
We will be dealing with photos and videos here. If you want to keep up with reading on what is happening, you can go to RBO for cross-postings of Pundita’s write-ups, or you can go directly to Pundita’s Place.
A total travesty in a country that never seems to catch a break. 80% poverty, 50% abject poverty. Very sad. I am sure in coming days there will be pleas for help and I know that Americans will do the one thing it always does without hesitation. If you know of any organizations that are directly involved here, feel free to post links on this thread. The poorest of the poor, this is a country that can only rely on outside help for any hope.
Our own Freedom Fairy, like her father before her, has an acute interest in the nature of earthquakes and has been tracking what has been going on across the world, so look to this thread for her insights and the information she has been gathering right along.
Photos Tuesday Evening:
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