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Haiti Donation & Volunteer Resources

Locations in this article:  Paris, France

Help buttonLooking for a list of NGOs, charitable organizations and volunteer groups that are helping Haiti?

Want to know how you can help Haitians on the ground recover from this tragedy?

Learn about the various organizations that are actively trying to make a difference in Haiti…

Action Against Hunger
ACF teams on the ground are carrying out rapid evaluations across the city. A team has been mobilized to arrive with an initial planeload of emergency stocks from its staging grounds in Paris to supplement efforts on the ground.

ActionAid has been working in Haiti since 1996 and is deploying an emergency team to deliver clean water, shelter and goods like blankets and soap.

Air Serve International
Air Serve International is coordinating and assisting with small aircraft and crews for immediate deployment in support of the Haiti earthquake response. Charter flights to/from Haiti for people and supplies, dedicated aircraft for short-term or open-ended in-country use.

American Red Cross
Red cross logo The American Red Cross is helping meet urgent needs for survivors of the recent earthquakes in Haiti, with more than $1 million already committed in support of response efforts.

AmeriCares is mobilizing emergency disaster relief and medical aid. The organization has pledged $5 million to the people of Haiti and is working closely with in-country partners to target the most devastated regions.

American Jewish World Service
The organization is focused aiding populations in the crisis zone that have not already been targeted for large-scale relief, such as poor and rural areas outside Port-au-Prince.

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Provides vaccines, bandages, food and other supplies for the livestock, dogs, companion animals and native wildlife negatively impacted by the earthquake.

Contributions will support immediate emergency operations including getting desperately needed food and water to the Haitian people.

Former President George W. BushClinton Bush Haiti Fund
An organization led by former presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton focused on immediate needs of shelter, water, food and first-aid supplies, as well as the long-term rebuilding of Haiti.

Direct Relief International
Text “GIVE10” to 20222 to donate $10 to Direct Relief. The organization is focused on providing medical assistance and aid to victims of the disaster.

Doctors Without Borders
Doctors Without Borders an international medical humanitarian organization working in more than 60 countries to assist people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe.

Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity has been at work in Haiti for 26 years and will use its local expertise and mobile resources as part of the rebuilding efforts.

Humane Society International
Humane Society International has offered to send veterinary experts to vaccinate, treat injuries and rescue animals affected by the disaster.

Just a Drop
Many of the people in hospitals in Haiti are suffering from the effects of consuming dirty water. Just a Drop is an organization devoted to supplying clean and safe water for villages and communities in Haiti.

Haitian schools reopenMeds & Food for Kids
This organization is focused on the long-term development of Haiti. Donations will go to immediate relief and long-term development to help feed and care for malnourished children in Haiti.

Mercy Corps: Haiti Earthquake Fund
Mercy Corps is focusing on securing clean water and proper sanitation for survivors in two communities, creating jobs for residents and easing post-quake trauma in children.

Oxfam America
Oxfam is focusing on providing clean water, shelter and sanitation, as well as projects like building latrines and clearing rubble.

Partners in Health
With its partner organization, Zanmi Lasante, Partners in Heath has worked in Haiti for nearly 25 years. Donations will help provide health care to those victims of the earthquake.

The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army’s mission is to provide food, shelter, clothing and spiritual comfort during disasters. To donate money, go to or call 1-800-SAL-ARMY. Make sure you designate the donation for “Haiti Earthquake.”

Save the Children
Save the Children has identified these areas of immediate priority: addressing shelter, health, water, sanitation, and child protection needs and, as conditions allow, the restoration of education for children.

United Way International
Gifts to the Fund support long-term recovery efforts to rebuild lives and infrastructure devastated by disaster and to address educational, financial and health-related challenges.

World Vision
Sponsor a child in Haiti and provide them with meals, blankets, and other supplies.

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