6 Ways to Text Message Relief to Haiti – Mobile Giving

January 16th, 2010

The Mobile Giving Foundation, headquartered in Bellevue, WA, has organized a powerful tool that allows charitable donations over the networks of US wireless carriers.  Remarkably, in the first three days after the devastating earthquake in Haiti, more than $10M in pledges have been made using this modern method of philanthropy.  If you haven’t already, please consider making a contribution:

Charity

Keyword

Short Code

Donation

Yele Haiti, Founded by Wyclef Jean

Yele

501501

$5

Clinton Foundation Haiti Relief Fund

HAITI

20222

$10

International Medical Corps

HAITI

85944

$10

Internal Rescue Committee

HAITI

25383

$5

American Red Cross

HAITI

90999

$10

Salvation Army Upper Wisconsin

HAITI

52000

$10


A Haitian boy receives treatment at an ad hoc medical clinic at MINUSTAH’s logistics base after an earthquake measuring 7 plus on the Richter scale rocked Port au Prince Haiti just before 5 pm on January 12, 2010. Photo Credit: Logan Abassi / The United Nations


MINUSTAH peacekeepers load an injured person into a truck. Photo Credit: United Nations


Haitians set up impromtu tent cities thorough the capital after the recent earthquake. Photo Credit: United Nations


Haitians wash themselves in a public fountain near the Haitian National Palace.  Photo Credit: Marco Dormino / The United Nations


Haitians wait in line for water distributed by Haitian Firefighters near the Haitian National Palace.  Photo Credit: Marco Dormino / The United Nations

Our thoughts and prayers are with all those devastated by this recent tragedy.

Entry Filed under: Charitable Donations, Earthquake Relief, Haiti Relief, Healthcare, Non-Profit Organization, Uncategorized, Water, critical discussion


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