The victims of these recent disasters need your support. You can help by giving to charities that are on the ground providing emergency aid.
A massive quake and tsunami struck the Samoan islands on September 29, 2009, killing at least 500 people and trapping survivors beneath debris and rubble from collapsed buildings. Support is needed to get emergency aid to survivors.
A fierce tropical storm struck the Philippines on September 26, 2009, before moving on to Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia & Laos. The Typhoon left at least 400 dead and hundreds of thousands of civilians in need of emergency assistance. Cash is critical and will allow nonprofit organizations to purchase what is needed for victims and stockpile food, water, medicine, fuel and other relief supplies as another storm - Typhoon Parma - gathers force in the wake of Ketsana.