Chile/Haiti: Natural Disasters & What They Teach Us About Life
As I received news of the 8.8 earthquake that hit Chile over the weekend, I couldn’t help but to think about the recent earthquake in Haiti as well. I then recalled the tsunami from a few years back. Whenever I see the natural disasters, I think about a few things. Life is short and unpredictable. [...]
Great News: Hope for Haiti Raises $57 Million
People magazine’s website www.people.com is reporting that the Hope for Haiti benefit telethon full of performances with the likes of Mary J. Blige, Sting, Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, etc. has raised $57 million dollars! That should buy a whole lot of hope, help, and HURRY–as in get to Haiti and help out! I’m pleased that so [...]
First Lady Michelle Obama’s Plea for Haiti (Video)
After the aftershocks that Haiti suffered, I thought it was important to post this video from our first lady, Michelle Obama.
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Wyclef Defends his charity (Video) —
Amid accusations that his charity Yele is not on the up and up, recording superstar Wyclef Jean holds a press conference and defends it. Watch the video. It shouldn’t require that much concentration to tell the truth. In his press conference, Wyclef said that his father told him that he’d be questioned for doing good. [...]
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Support for Haiti: Will you be counted?
A recent texting campaign has raised millions for earthquake stricken Haiti. Will you be counted? By texting ‘Haiti’ to 90999 funds are going directly to the Red Cross to support in earthquake relief for Haiti. There are an estimated $270 million cell phone users in the US. From Tuesday night to Thursday, the campaign had [...]
Send Your Prayers & Donations to the Haiti & its People (Video)
American Red Cross Pledges Initial $1 Million to Haiti Relief Send a $10 Donation by Texting ‘Haiti’ to 90999 — (I just did!) You can also make a donation by calling 1-800-REDCROSS or 1-800-257-7575 I’ve never experienced an earthquate, but after seeing the devastation that has hit Haiti, it is clear that this disaster needs [...]
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