Saturday, February 27, 2010

8.8 Earthquake In Chile Sets Off Tsunamis

This morning, a major earthquake rocked Chile killing more then 100 people and damaging many buildings and roadways The earthquake also prompted tsunami warnings throughout the Pacific basin, including Hawaii.

Most officials predict that the destruction and loss of life will not be as extensive as it was in Haiti, but the area will probably need some assistance from international charities. At this point in time, we know that the following charities are planning to provide some sort of aid in Chile:

But before you give, be sure to review our tips for giving in times of crisis which we recently published in response to those who wanted to donate to Haiti relief efforts.

1 comment :

Jason said...

Convoy of Hope www.convoyofhope.org is also a four star charity responding. Thanks!