DALLAS, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In response to the horrific earthquake in Haiti, wireless customers of AT&T* (NYSE: T) can send $10 donations to the Red Cross International Relief Fund by sending a text message from their mobile device. Standard text messaging rates may apply.
A customer simply types the word HAITI and sends it to 90999. A confirmation message will arrive within a few minutes, to which the customer replies "yes" to finalize the donation.
100 percent of all money donated will be passed on to the Red Cross.
*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.
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