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Mynamar (Burma) Hit by Cyclone Nargis Relief Efforts


Here's how you can help:Red Crosshttp://www.redcross.org/news/in/profiles/Intl_profile_MyanmarCyclone.htmlWorld Visionhttp://www.worldvision.org/worldvision/master.nsf/homeWorld Vision is usually leading edge on this kind of thing, and usually has people on-site before any other governmental or NGO organization. They're already there, too. Samaritan's Purse http://www.samaritanspurse.org/These three charities are the best at this kind of thing. There are others as well. Here is an article on the relief efforts.Here is the Charity Navigator Site. They evaluate charities for effectiveness. I would consider them reasonably impartial. Covers religious and non-religious charities.


ReadingSports 10 years ago

There are others as well. Here is an article on the relief efforts. Forgot the link.http://www.crosswalk.com/news/religiontoday/11574981/

ReadingSports 10 years ago

And forgot the Charity Navigator site. Got distracted...http://www.charitynavigator.org/

movingmedias 9 years, 11 months ago

Worldwide Impact Now (WIN) has been addressing the unknown hidden problem facing the Burmese people since they started to document the plight of the people in 2004. The military dictatorship has been using their "scorched earth" campaign to remove the people from the valuable land that the military wants to take over. This recent natural disaster has acted as a magnifying glass to draw more attention to the negligence that has been propagated by the Junta during the last couple decades of power. Please visit www.worldwide-impact-now.org to learn more.

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