Local organizations help Haiti victims

Local organizations help Haiti victims

POSTED: Wednesday, January 13, 2010 - 4:14pm

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 11:59pm

Here in Loiusiana, folks are already mobilizing to help the millions of people affected the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that shook Haiti yesterday.

Haiti Mission Inc in Thibodaux has a group on standby. Once they're given the OK, that group will head to Haiti to aid residents in reconstruction. The organization is accepting cash donations. All of the money will be sent to victims of the disaster.

To send a donation to Haiti Mission Inc. check out this website: http://haitimissioninc.com/

Send checks made out to Emergency Relief Fund here:
Haiti Mission Inc.
P.O. Box 694
Thibodaux, LA 70302

Or call Lloyd Duplantis
985-8724547

The local chapter of Red Cross is also taking cash donations at this time. For more information on how to get involved, check out http://www.redcross.org/.