There are a few very simple things you can do to help Haiti:
- Text the word YELE to 501501 to donate $5 to Yele Haiti.
- Text the word HAITI to 90999 to donate $10 to International Red Cross.
- Donate to Partners In Health
If you know other ways to help or have any other suggestions, leave a comment.
Win & Regine of Arcade Fire write:
Haiti needs your help in her darkest hour.
We just got off the phone with our friends at Partners in Health.
Most of the medical infrastructure in Port-au-Prince is down.
Since Partners in Health’s clinics are in situated the surrounding areas and haven’t been damaged, they are mobilizing their resources towards the capital, setting-up field hospitals to treat the injured on the ground.
Also, Paul Farmer (the founder of PIH) is at the UN and has access to the best information on where to direct the money… so for the moment if you want to help, we suggest sending funds to:
Please be generous as time is of the essence.
Win and Regine
these photos convey some of what is going on.