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Friday, January 15, 2010

Haiti

I feel uncomfortable posting bucolic scenery, food, etc., which I'm grateful for having experienced this week, without making any mention about the recent catastrophe in Haiti. I really believe that we should all learn more about how the international community can take this tragedy as an opportunity to rebuild a nation with such a long history of despair...


... and keep donating:

Contribute online to the Red Cross, or donate $10 to be charged to your cell phone bill by texting "HAITI" to "90999."
Text the word "HAITI" to 20222 to donate $10 to the Clinton Foundation Haiti Relief Fund.
Text "HAITI" to 25383 to donate $5 to the International Rescue Committee.
Text "HAITI" to 85944 to donate $10 to the International Medical Corps.


Click:


Links:
Agencies and Charities
Center for International Disaster Information

Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable...
Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle;
the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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