CNN has compiled a slide show of photos of Haiti in the aftermath of the devastation earthquake that struck the nation this week. You can view the pictures here. They have also posted a video of the quake aftermath.
If you would like to donate, several national and international organizations are staging relief efforts and are accepting donations to help in their efforts.
- The American Red Cross is pledging an initial $200,000 to assist communities impacted by this earthquake. They expect to provide immediate needs for food, water, temporary shelter, medical services and emotional support. They are accepting donations through their International Response Fund.
- UNICEF has issued a statement that "Children are always the most vulnerable population in any natural disaster, and UNICEF is there for them." UNICEF requests donations for relief for children in Haiti via their Haiti Earthquake Fund. You can also call 1-800-4UNICEF.
- Donate through Yele Haiti. Text "Yele" to 501501 and $5 will be charged to your phone bill and given to relief projects through the organization. Wyclef Jean is a Haiti native. 's foundation,