Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Help for Haiti: Where You Can Donate

Help for Haiti: Where You Can Donate

Here is a list of some of the agencies that are ready to take donations to aid in the ongoing Haitian relief effort:

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Kate Lord

Photos: Haiti Quake Hits New York Community

The 7.0 magnitude earthquake in Haiti could almost be felt in New York where... View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

HELP FOR HAITI: Text, Call or Log-on to Give

HELP FOR HAITI: Text, Call or Log-on to Give

It you want to help victims of Haiti's devastating earthquake, you have a few choices.

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Local Haitians Hold Out Hope, Continue Agonizing Wait

Local Haitians Hold Out Hope, Continue Agonizing Wait

Haitians in New York scramble for information as the death toll rises.

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Queens Man Joins Dominican Relief Effort in Haiti

Queens Man Joins Dominican Relief Effort in Haiti

Clyde Vanel, the son of Haitian immigrants who ran for Queens city council in November, is one of those individuals both trying to help his family and his community.

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Heavy Rains Swamp Haiti’s Homeless Camps

Heavy Rains Swamp Haiti’s Homeless Camps

One of the heaviest rainfalls since Haiti's Jan. 12 earthquake swamps homeless camps, sweeping screaming residents into eddies of water and flooding latrines.

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Chile and Haiti: A Tale of Two Quakes

Chile and Haiti: A Tale of Two Quakes

As crews continue to dig bodies from the rubble in both Chile and Haiti, experts wonder: Why was one devastated and the other relatively spared?

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Sean Penn a Haiti Hero

Sean Penn a Haiti Hero

Actor pulls injured woman and child from rubble, transports them to UM hospital.

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Parents: All Haitian “Orphans” Had Relatives

Parents: All Haitian “Orphans” Had Relatives

Actor pulls injured woman and child from rubble, transports them to UM hospital.

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Thousands of NYers, Kids Run for Haiti

Thousands of NYers, Kids Run for Haiti

And they're off … for a cause.

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