Friday, January 15, 2010

In case anyone feels like shopping on a really rainy cold day in January....

I will be donating all my etsy shop proceeds to Haiti from now until the end of Jan. I haven't had alot of sales lately but fingers crossed that will change. The dictator and I made a small personal donation this week - it doesn't seem like enough somehow.

Canadian Red Cross (hoping to raise at least $2 million):, or call toll free 1-800-418-1111, visit any Red Cross office.

Humanitarian Coalition (consists of CARE Canada, Oxfam Canada, Oxfam-Quebec and Save the Children Canada):

Plan Canada:

Salvation Army:, or call 1-800-725-2769. Bell Mobility customers can make $10 donations by texting the word "haiti" to 45678. Donations can be mailed to Army Territorial Headquarters, Canada and Bermuda, 2 Overlea Blvd., Toronto, ON M4H 1P4. Donations can also be dropped off at local Salvation Army units. Specify "Haiti Earthquake Disaster Relief Fund."

Doctors Without Borders:

Unicef Canada:

United Jewish Appeal of Greater Toronto: or call 416-631-5705.

World Vision Canada:

The Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade has also compiled a guide designed to help the public avoid scams and ensure their donations are of maximum value:


  1. Makes me wish I had a chihuahua.

  2. Thanks for mentioning the Haiti relief efforts and in particular the joint efforts of the Humanitarian Coalition.

    Save the Children Canada
    EVERY ONE Campaign Coordinator

  3. tx angie- gave to dr.s without borders but not as much as Brad Pitt gave them...

  4. Do you know about crafthope?