Support Haiti Earthquake Relief Through Mobile Giving

List of Available Short Codes to Donate in U.S. & Canada

Jan 13, 2010, 14:32 ET from Mobile Giving Foundation

SEATTLE, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ --


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The quickest way to provide monetary relief to those affected by the recent earthquake in Haiti is mobile giving.  By texting a keyword to a designated short code via a mobile phone, a micro-donation of $5 or $10 can be made to aid the millions of people affected by this tragedy.  100% of your donation goes to the recipient charity, and the donation appears as a charge on your carrier bill, standard rates may apply.

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There are several organizations that are responding to this urgent need with mobile giving efforts, including the following:


Text the word "Yele" to 501501 to donate $5

On behalf of the Yele Foundation, the leading contributor to rebuilding Haiti founded by Wyclef Jean


Text the word "Haiti" to 85944 to donate $5

On behalf of the Rescue Union Mission and MedCorp International


Text the word "Haiti"  to 25383 to donate $5

On behalf of the Internal Rescue Committee


Text the word "Haiti" to 90999 to donate $10

On behalf of the Red Cross in the U.S.


Text the word "Haiti" to 45678 (In Canada Only)

On behalf of the Salvation Army in Canada


For more information on these various campaigns and how mobile giving works, Jim Manis, the CEO of the Mobile Giving Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping other non-profits raise funds through mobile, is available to provide an overview.

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Please contribute now.



SOURCE Mobile Giving Foundation