Over $1 Million Raised for Haiti from Text Messages

logo_redcross0206The Red Cross’s latest update confirms that over 5 million dollars of relief donations for Haiti have been made, over $1 million coming from peoples new and refurbished cell phones. On Jan. 12th, the worst earthquake in 200 years struck Haiti, which measured a 7.0 in magnitude on the Richter Scale. Red Cross immediately donated $1 million and set up the simplest way to send donations, which is via text message from your phone.

If you would like to donate relief money for Haiti, text “Haiti” to 90999 to send $10 to Red Cross. You can also donate to Haiti through other organizations found here.

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