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The Internet has not only changed how we get our news, it has also changed how quickly and effectively we can respond to it. We’ve seen this with disaster-relief efforts in the past, and we’re seeing it again in the aftermath of the 7.0-magnitude earthquake that recently hit Haiti.
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Re: New Warning on Haiti Earthquake Relief Efforts: How to Give Safely
« Reply #1 on: January 15, 2010, 05:19:10 PM »
Nothing new, another human catastrophe and out come the scum from under their rock to leach off these seeking to help those who are suffering.
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Re: New Warning on Haiti Earthquake Relief Efforts: How to Give Safely
« Reply #2 on: January 15, 2010, 05:28:47 PM »
Kind of human being that ashame everyone... It's unbelievable how they dare to do this...
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Re: New Warning on Haiti Earthquake Relief Efforts: How to Give Safely
« Reply #3 on: January 15, 2010, 06:04:18 PM »
Give NOW and Give Generously.

Donate Now to the Haiti Earthquake relief (Option 1)
Donate Now to the Haiti Earthquake relief (Option 2)

Here is a safe way to donate.
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Re: New Warning on Haiti Earthquake Relief Efforts: How to Give Safely
« Reply #4 on: January 16, 2010, 07:29:13 PM »
Rogue anti-virus prevalent on links that relate to Haiti earthquake, as donors encouraged to look carefully for genuine sites

http://www.scmagazineuk.com/rogue-anti-virus-prevalent-on-links-that-relate-to-haiti-earthquake-as-donors-encouraged-to-look-carefully-for-genuine-sites/article/161431/