In times of destruction and despair, we can only look to each other for a helping hand. Please do your part to help support the suffering people of Haiti.
Here are loads of options for you and your friends to help out and be a part of the solution to help those in need
*Lady Gaga has created a fabulous tee to support the cause - they do ship to Quebec and Canada and ALL proceeds go to help Haiti - Purchase it here
*The Red Cross is collecting donations - Donate here
*On Jan 22nd TVA is airing a Quebecor-sponsored benefit concert, which will also air on Radio-Canada, V, Télé-Québec, Musique Plus and MusiMax. This will be the same day George Clooney hosts a telethon on MTV (U.S. and Canada), CTV, MuchMusic, ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, CNN, BET, the CW, HBO, VH1 and CMT.
*Doctors Without Borders operates clinics in Port au Prince and surrounding neighbourhoods. It has expertise in disaster relief. Donations in Canada and the U.S. are tax deductible. Donate here
*Donate to Oxfam Quebec here: http://bit.ly/8FvQMn
*Astral Media's 92 Canadian radio stations, including Virgin Radio, CJAD, CHOM and Rock Détente, have set up a toll-free number starting today to support Red Cross efforts in Haiti. The number to call is: 1-800-418-1111
*Radio station Q92 turned its contest to win a vacation to a resort in the Bahamas into a fundraising effort, which asks entrants for a $10 donation to UNICEF. Click here to enter
*The money wire service Western Union is waiving all fees to transfer money from Canada to Haiti for a period of seven days, as soon as its service has been re-established.
*Text Messgae Donations*
The Salvation Army in Canada: Text "HAITI" to 45678 to donate $5
Astral Media: Text "ASTRAL" to 45678 to donate $10
Plan Canada: Text "HAITI" to 30333 to donate $5
World Vision Canada: Text "WORLD" (in French, "MONDE") to 45678 to donate $5
Clinton Giustra Sustainable Growth Initiative: Text "HAITI" to 20222 to donate $5 or text "QUAKE" to 20222 (to donate $5
UNICEF CANADA: Text "GIVE" (in French, "DON") to 45678 to donate $5
The Canadian Red Cross Society: Text "REDCROSS" to 30333 to donate $5