Donations have begun pouring into local Canadian Red Cross locations to support the relief effort in Haiti.
The Red Cross announced yesterday it will extend business hours at its offices throughout HRM to accommodate people wishing to drop off donations made by cash or cheque. Donations can also be made online at redcross.ca or over the telephone.
Other organizations also accepting donations include:
• The Salvation Army: www.salvationarmy.ca
• World Vision Canada: www.worldvision.ca
• UNICEF: www.unicef.org
• Oxfam Canada: www.oxfam.ca
• CARE: www.care.ca
• Save the Children: www.savethechildren.ca
• The Humanitarian Coalition: www.thehumanitariancoalition.ca
• Medecins Sans Frontieres: www.msf.ca