Millions of people in Haiti have lost everything following the recent earthquake – no homes, no food, no jobs. Measuring 7 on the Richter scale, it was said to be Haiti’s worst quake in two centuries. The people in Haiti needs our help. Over the next six months, 2 million people will be in critical need food assistance to rebuild their lives. You can help by donating any small amount to the World Food Programme. Your $5 can feed a child for one whole month!
Now you can donate with Paypal or Google Checkout
If you prefer not to use your credit card, you can donate with Paypal Express Checkout or Google Checkout via the World Food Programme. Both Paypal and Google Checkout are fast, safe and easier way to donate. And the WFP donation page is a secure page: https://www.wfp.org/donate/haiti. Notice the url begins with https instead of http, this means your personal information is protected.
You can also donate by texting FRIENDS to 90999 if you are in the US. To learn more, watch the video below.
UN World Food Programme
World Food Programme is part of the United Nations system and is voluntarily funded. WFP has long-term operations in Haiti, and within 24 hours of the earthquake they had already begun food distributions. They currently have over 200 of their staff on the ground providing essentials. Their rapid-response logistics and telecommunications team are supporting the entire humanitarian effort.
Drew Barrymore’s Message
Drew Barrymore is an Ambassador for the World Food Programme.