Libraries Across America Assist Haiti

Libraries Across America Assist Haiti

More than two weeks after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake hit Haiti, 200,000 are believed to be dead and more than two million may need food aid until December. Countless are still missing. Libraries and librarians across the country have been giving.

For more information on how libraries and their staff in Haiti are faring, plus what American librarians are doing to help, visit the following websites:

And if you’re concerned about where your donations are going, visit Give Well’s website. It contains an independent review of charities and gives suggestions for how you can give with the most impact.

The University of Iowa has a Haitian aid homepage—check there for ways you can help.