Chile Earthquake: HOW YOU CAN HELP


March 1, 2010


Many nonprofit groups are working on relief efforts in response to the massive 8.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Chile. If you would like to donate and help the quake victims, click on the following links:
American Red Cross
The American Red Cross is making funds available for relief operations in Chile while also helping people in Hawaii prepare for a possible tsunami.

AmeriCares is sending a rapid response team to help provide disaster relief in Chile. Medicines, medical supplies and other humanitarian aid are being readied for immediate shipment.

Direct Relief International
Direct Relief International has offered assistance to Chilean authorities, emergency relief organizations, and U.S.-based partners working in Chile.

Operation USA
Operation USA is sending medical aid to Chile as necessary as part of the relief efforts following the earthquake.

OXFAM America
Oxfam is flying in an emergency team to assess the disaster and prepare a response.

World Vision International
World Vision is getting ready to transport emergency relief supplies and to send more staff to support the relief response.