The Penn State Hershey Response
"After The Earthquake" - Pestel, Haiti
Crutches And Much More!
Thanks to all who donated an incredible amount of crutches and other helpful devices. So far, we have collected and shipped:
And thank you to the hard-working team who packaged the collected items!
How to Donate
American Red Cross
- Local chapter offices
- Ways to Give to Help Haiti
- To donate $10 to the American Red Cross, text Haiti to 90999 All donations made by text message will appear on the donor's cell phone bill.
Many relief agencies are involved in the effort to help Haitians get back on their feet. Direct links to the Web sites of several major relief organizations are included below. The use of official Web sites and proper research can help donors to avoid scam operations and ensure that their donations are used efficiently. Read the Penn State Live story for more information and links to many agency websites. >>
>> Please read the FBI Press Release about Fraud
- View the photo slideshow from our team's visit
- Penn State Hershey Global Health Blog
- The Mortel Family Charitable Foundation: Dr. Rodrigue Mortel's Blog From Haiti
- Haiti Relief Information from AAMC
- Haitian Creole (Kreyol) - English Pocket Medical Translator on Google books
- Photos from Operation Smile: Team updates | Haiti