Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Chile Earthquake Relief How to help Chilean people

Photo taken by: Pablo Trincado (Pablo/T at flickr.com)

An 8.8 earthquake devastated Chile on Saturday, 27th February, 2010. It's Tuesday and Chilean people is still out of food, diapers, blankets, etc. They are cold, hungry and desperate.

Those people worked they whole life to get what they lost in this earthquake and the subsequent tsunami.

You can help them online (no need to get out of your warm and comfortable home).

To text your support:


1. Text the word “CHILE” to 25383 to donate $10 on behalf of the Habitat for Humanity
2. Text the word “CHILE” to 20222 to donate $10 on behalf of World Vision
3. Text the word “CHILE” to 52000 to donate $10 on behalf of the Salvation Army
4. Text the word “SAVE” to 20222 to donate $10 on behalf of Save the Children Federation, Inc
5. Text the word “CHILE” to 85944 to donate $10 On behalf of International Medical Corp.

Donations online:

American Red Cross http://www.redcross.org/    Donate
Americares http://www.americares.org/   Donate
World Vision International http://www.wvi.org/
Google Crisis Response http://www.google.com/relief/chileearthquake/
Doctor Without Borders http://doctorswithoutborders.org/   Donate
Direct Relief International http://www.directrelief.org/   Donate
Oxfam America http://www.oxfamamerica.org/   Donate
Operation USA  http://www.opusa.org/   Donate

You can make a change in people's lives. Do it now! Chilean children will be more than thankful!