In Support for Typhoon Haiyan Relief and Recovery in the Philippines

Typhoon Haiyan Aftermath

Typhoon Haiyan Aftermath (credit: scubatechphilippines.com)

Donations are in great need after Typhoon Haiyan created such devastation in the Philippines. Please help the relief effort by donating to some charities.

Time World has a comprehensive list of active charities and their focus. After reviewing the efficiency ratings of the charities at charitynavigator.org I decided to skip American Red Cross and instead donated directly to the Philippine Red Cross [wiki] as suggested by the Time World article as well as Slate. I feel that the Philippine Red Cross will do what is best for their people and I’ll have less worry about where my money went. Continue reading